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Ballerina Samba®

One of the best-flavoured Ballerina minarette-type apple varieties.  Remove this variety from the comparison


Gardening skill? Average
Cropping Good
Fertility? Not self-fertile
Flowering group? 3
Pollinating others? Average
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Average growth
Bearing regularity? Regular
Growth habit Upright
Fruit bearing? Spur-bearer


Picking season? Late
Use / keeping? 2-3 weeks
Flavour quality? Very good
Flavour style Sweet/Sharp

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Country of origin United Kingdom
Period of origin 2000
Fruit colour Yellow / Red
Blossom colour Pink - light
Leaf colour Green