Cox la vera
color mutation of Cox's Orange Pippin. (R. Cox Bucks England, 1825)
Fruitgrowers Bros. J.A. en P.G. Vroemen te Ulestraten, Netherlands.
Strong, wide, open tree.
mid-season; good pollen; good pollinators are Braeburn, Delcorf, Discovery, elstar, Gala, Golden Delicious, Idared, Pinova, Topaz.
early, moderate; sensitive to June fall; thinning is necessary
half September / beginning of October.
very nice light-red till half dark-red; little russeting Quality
firm, juicy, pleasant acidity and aromatic.
not simple; very susceptible to bitter pit; but you can store it (3,5 °C) till half December; CA-storage is possible till February; in ULO-cell storage till April.