Solaris

,Solaris' is a yellow skinned apple variety for fresh consumption which ripens late and which is recommended for the organic farming and gardens due to its tolerance to scab (scab resistant Rvi6). The medium-sized fruits can be stored in a root cellar up to March. Their refreshing juicy flesh stays firm even if stored for a long time.

Parents:

,Topaz' x ,UEB 2345/1'

Growth:

quite strong growth

Blossom:

quite early, diploid

Ripeness:

time for harvest: October; ripe for eating: from December until March

Appearance:

medium-sized fruit, green-yellow basic colour, later golden-yellow

Quality:

juicy, yellow mesh, stays firm for a long time

Taste:

good flavour, juicy, well-balanced sugar-acidity-ratio

Crop yield:

early onsetting

Special notes:

healthy, scab tolerant (scab resistant Rvi6) variety, which is especially demanded in organic farming, recommended by the Bayerische Landesanstalt für Weinbau und Gartenbau (LWG) as fruit tree novelty for gardens and allotments