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Malus domestica Acklam Russet

  • Photo of Apple Acklam Russet© FruitscapeAvailability:            Click for details
  • Introduced:            1768
  • Origin:                     Acklam, North Yorkshire
  • Use:                         Dessert
  • Pollination Group:   3
  • Pick:                         mid October
  • Season:                    November - January
  • This heavily russeted apple originates from the village of Acklam. When shaded aquires the displayed greenish russetting but will flush when exposed to the sun. The apple has a rich sweet-sharp taste. In common with many russet apples, it is resistant to apple scab