Splendour apple

[English] plural Splendour apples

A variety of red eating apple with yellowish-white flesh which is firm and sweet, slightly acid and a little rich. It was discovered by Mr Charles L Roberts in a garden in Napier in 1948 and introduced commercially by Stark Bros of Missouri in 1967. This late-season variety is harvested from mid-October in South-East England and is at is best from January to March.