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.
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