Pomiferous

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Dalinsweet

Identification: Medium size, round. The base colour is yellow blushed deep red on the sun exposed face. Marked with abundant russet lenticels. The calyx is set in a wide and shallow basin.

Characteristics: The flesh is white firm. Juicy and very sweet with a touch of tartness. Brix 13.8

Origins: A cross of Fuji with an experimental varietal (X3174), developed by apple breeder Davodeau Ligonniere at Dalival Nurseries in Angeres (France).

Cultivation: Highly vigorous. Well suited to farm-gate sales and hobby orchards. Produces best yields every other year.

Ploidism: Diploid. Self sterile.

20 weeks

Cold storage: Keeps up to five months.

Vulnerabilities: Genetically resistant to scab. Susceptible to powdery mildew.

Harvest: Ready to be picked in the middle of the fifth period. Typically harvested in two sessions.

Brix: 13.8

Specific gravity: 1.056

Harvest period: 5

Type(s): Dessert

Pollination group: D

Pollination day: 12


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