Actually a French apple; introduced to IOW from Normandy in 1817 but much older. Smallish flat fruit; orange flush,
some russet. Flesh tinted green; scented. early flowering but matures late. Sweet-sharp Nonpareil taste.
Used in ciders in the 1800s.
compiled by Nigel Deacon / Diversity website
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