gespornt

English translation: spurred

23:21 Nov 24, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Botany
German term or phrase: gespornt
also in reference to apple trees for sale. This is from a list of attributes... the Italian for this word is "speroanti"
Tegan Raleigh
United States
Local time: 18:44
English translation:spurred
Explanation:
Liberty - Ripens early October. Hardy in Zones 4-8. The most disease resistant apple ever developed. Macoun x Purdue 54-12. Medium to large, bright shiny McIntosh type fruit with 90% red blush. Crisp, juicy, light yellow flesh. Sprightly flavor. Good for eating fresh, cooking, canning or desserts. Stores until February. Flavor intensifies in storage. Hardy, spreading vigorous, heavily spurred, productive tree. Annual bearer. Sets heavy fruit loads resulting in small fruit; requires thinning. Resistant to scab, fire blight mildew and cedar-apple rust. No spraying needed. Requires 800 hours of chinning. Released from the New York Station in 1978.
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Allesklar
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Local time: 11:14
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Explanation:
Liberty - Ripens early October. Hardy in Zones 4-8. The most disease resistant apple ever developed. Macoun x Purdue 54-12. Medium to large, bright shiny McIntosh type fruit with 90% red blush. Crisp, juicy, light yellow flesh. Sprightly flavor. Good for eating fresh, cooking, canning or desserts. Stores until February. Flavor intensifies in storage. Hardy, spreading vigorous, heavily spurred, productive tree. Annual bearer. Sets heavy fruit loads resulting in small fruit; requires thinning. Resistant to scab, fire blight mildew and cedar-apple rust. No spraying needed. Requires 800 hours of chinning. Released from the New York Station in 1978.


    Reference: http://www.waflernursery.com/apples.html
Allesklar
Australia
Local time: 11:14
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
thank you very much!

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agree  Claire Cox: Yes, with lots of fruiting spurs
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agree  DDM
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agree  EdithK
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agree  Frances Bryce
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