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D'Arcy Spice

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Fruit: Apple
Use: Dessert
Origin and History: UK; Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Essex. c1785
Season: Late
Harvest Time: Nov;  traditionally picked Guy Fawkes Day (Nov 5)
Store: Jan-May

Qualities and Taste:
Hot, spicy, almost nutmeg flavour by New Year; fairly sharp but sweetens. Firm white flesh becomes rather spongy by spring though flavour remains. (Source: JM).
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Map Reference: A 4
Form: Standard
Rootstock: Not known

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