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Pollination group:

Madoue Rouge

Synonyms: Madou

Identification: Medium size, round and often slightly irregular shape. The base colour is yellow over which is a red blush and slightly darker red, thin stripping on the sun exposed face. The eye is small and closed, set in a deep and narrow basin. The stime is moderately long, moderately thick and set in a narrow and somewhat shallow cavity.

Characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, chewy. Sweet, slightly brisk and fruity. Keeps four months in cold storage.

Uses: Dessert

Origins: NFC Originated in Nieul (Haute?Vienne), France. Described in 1947

Cultivation: Ready for harvest in the last half of the FOURTH period.

Ploidism: Self sterile. Group H Day 31

Type(s): Dessert

Pollination group: H

Pollination day: 31