Waltz syn.Telemon

(red)


Another ‘Ballerina tree’, parentage, same source as Polka – see above. Raised in 1989.

Medium size.  Conical.  Regular.
Bright yellow green and dark red/crimson.  The flush eventually covers the whole apple leaving a green area around the cavity.

Cavity medium depth and width,
Stalk fairly stout.
Basin shallow.
Eye closed.
Sepals small, neat and pinched together
Flesh sweet, juicy and crisp, ‘flavour mild’ Deacon’s catalogue. (haven’t sampled this)

Tube?, Stamens?, Core?

Tree moderately vigorous, ‘Ballerina’ type, suited to pot culture

Flowering two days before Cox’s Orange Pippin

Season : October to Christmas