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Mariri Red

Red mutation of Braeburn discovered in Nelson

Block red mutation of Braeburn, widely planted with excellent productivity.

Royalty: $1.50/tree 

Protected by NZ Plant Variety Rights.

Under licence from Easton Apples.

Fruit

 

Size

Medium to large


Colour

80 - 90% bock red over green/yellow

Texture & Flavour


 Firm flesh, sweet flavour with slight acidity

Shape

Medium to long truncate, asymmetrical

Harvest

Mid March to mid April

Storage

As for Braeburn

Tree

 

Type

Vigorous

Flowering

Early

Productivity

High productivity