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Name:

Pollination group:

Early Almond

Synonyms: Almond, White Codlin

Identification: Large size, round flattened. Prominently ribbed. The base colour is greenish yellow ripening to lemon yellow. The calyx is partly open, set in a deep and narrow basin. The stem is short and slender, set in a deep and narrow cavity.

Characteristics: The flesh is white. Tender, juicy and tart.

Origins: essex and berkshire

Diseases: Susc

Ploidism: Self sterile.

4 weeks

Cold storage: Keeps less than a month.

Vulnerabilities: Susceptible to canker.

Harvest: Ready for harvest in the latter part of the third period.

Harvest period: 3

Type(s): Culinary


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Apples with a similar sounding name:

Early Almond
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Type: Cooking

characteristics: The flesh is white, very tender and sprightly.

Synonyms: White Codlin