Boskoop - Bielaar van Laar®
Color: intense red, no stripes. Typical Boskoop appearance.
Size: very big, 75/85 and a short stem of 1 or 2 cm.
Storage: great for early sales but for long storage as well.
Flowering: early (10 days before Golden Delicious), triploid, somewhat self-tolerant but cross-pollination is desired.
Production: early and good, not susceptible to biennial bearing.
Growth: slower than the original Boskoop.
J. van Laar, Margraten, Netherlands, 1978
Braeburn, Idared, Granny Smith.