Russian variety of late-autumn disease-resistant columnar apple. This variety is also suitable for climatically less suitable locations for apple growing. Gardeners particularly value this variety for its excellent taste.
Origin: VNIISPK Oryol Russia, breeder E.N. Sedov and co-authors, variety registered in 2016
Vigour: medium-strong, columnar, final height 2 m
Blossom: it is necessary to either plant two different and compatible kinds of apples in close proximity to each other to cross-pollinate
Fruit: moderate, 130 g
Fruit colour: basic color of ripe apples yellow-green, cover color raspberry red on most of the fruit surface.
Pulp: greenish, fine, medium-firm, fine-grained. Sweet and sour harmonious taste with a subtle aroma. Sugar content - 11.2%, acidity - 1%, vitamin C - 3.1 mg%.
Harvest season: mid-September
Storage: if properly stored, apples retain their consumer properties until February
Yeald relatively high and regular. In the article by the breeder E.N. Sedov "Characteristics of the best columnar varieties bred in VNIISPK" is the yield of 378 q / ha, which was obtained for the 6th year at a planting density of 1 x 0.5 m. Columnar apple trees will sometimes fruit the first year after planting, but usually start fruiting best in their third year and beyond.
Frost resistance: very good
Disease resistance: immune to scab (Vf gene), resistance to other fungal diseases at the level of the best resistant apple varieties. Suitable for organic or no-spray culture.
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