Pomiferous

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Pollination group:

Bédange des Nanates

Identification: Medium size, round to round conic shape. Base colour is yellow over which is a red wash that covers almost all of the surface. The skin is smooth. Short stem. The calyx is small set in a deep basin

Characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, coarse grained. Juicy, sweet. Moderately flavourful.

Uses: Used for fresh eating but recommended for cider.

Origins: Grown in the Brittany region of northwestern France.

Cultivation: Vigorous, rounded shape. Produces biennially. Hardy.

Ploidism: Self sterile.

22 weeks

Cold storage: Keeps up to five months

Harvest: Early in the fifth period.

Harvest period: 5

Type(s): Cider, Eating


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