Belle de Tours Cooking Apple 1kg
Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have crisp, white flesh with an acid flavour.
Large and oblong conic. The base colour is green which is washed deep red or maroon on the sun exposed face and speckled with faint, pale dots. The eye is medium large and partly open, set in a medium deep and narrow basin. The stem is short and medium thickness, set in a deep and funnel shaped, russeted cavity.
The flesh is white, crisp and firm. Sweet/tart and fragrant.