Polka

(red)


A ‘Ballerina tree’, developed at East Malling Research Station in 1989, originally known as ‘Pole trees’
Wijcik McIntosh x Golden Delicious.

Small to medium size, conical.
Yellowish green with bright red flush.

Cavity shallow,
Stalk fairly stout, above cavity.
Basin shallow
Eye closed
Sepals upright and pressed tightly against each other.
Flesh greenish, juicy, sweet and crisp.

Tube ?, Stamens?, Core?

Tree moderately vigorous, compact, suited to pot culture, spur bearer, biennial cropping

Flowering seven days before Cox’s Orange Pippin

Season : September