Fair Maid of Devon

Synonyms: The Devon synonym of Crimson King

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Fair Maid of Devon
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Information About the Fair Maid of Devon

Origin: Devon
Growth Characteristics: Flowering Period: 3
Disease Resistance: Very resistant to scab
Fruit: Size large 55-65mm Shape, conical lopsided stem - short thick, cavity - shallow, wide, eye - basin ribbed deep open, sepals upright open Skin – smooth, sticky dull yellow/green colour, flush always >third pink/orange, diffuse, bright red flecked short stripes, lenticels - grey large conspicuous. russet - stem slight, spreading. Flesh –colour greenish, taste - sharp, tangy, texture - crisp juicy, fine Aroma – slight
Picking Season: Late Oct
Storage: > 2 months
Uses: Cider - produces a high percentage of vintage quality juice Juice – sharp slightly sweet yellow fresh aroma
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