Pikkolo 

The ideal kid's apple with its conspicuous red fruits - just waiting to be eaten. A small snack for in between, refreshing by its sweet and sourish flavour and storable until spring. This autumn variety is especially suited for gardens.

Parents:

,Clivia' x ,Auralia'

Growth:

weak/quite strong, loose crown structure

Blossom:

medium to late, low to medium frost-sensitive, long-lasting, high and regular blossom beset; pollinators are among others: ,Alkmene', ,Piros', ,Klarapfel', ,Golden Delicious'

Ripeness:

mid-September, ready for consumption by the end of September, can be stored in a cold storage until April

Appearance:

rather small, spherical, yellow basic colour with nice red body colour, slight russeting in the stem cavity

Quality:

firm flesh

Taste:

sweet and sourish

Crop yield:

early and regular medium-high yield

Special notes:

healthy, robust variety for the garden, especially kids like the mid-size fruits with its attractive colour