Flavor goes from tart to sweeter in a vary short timeframe, which makes this apple hard to judge its true ripeness.
Large greenish yellow apple, usually with a pink blush on exposed side. Resembles Golden Delicious in looks and flavor but larger, crisper and more elongated. Crisp, cream colored flesh. Medium-fine texture. Sweet, slightly honeyed, juicy eating and baking apple.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Probably a Golden Delicious Seedling
- Originates from: Near the Chehalis river, Oakville, WA, United States
- Introduced: 1955
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 165100
- Flesh colour: White
- Flesh colour: White to Cream, pale yellow
- Fruit size: Medium
- Fruit size: Variable
- Harvest period: Early season
Chehalis identification photos from official fruit collections
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Chehalis identification photos from website visitors
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Fruit tree register
Do you have a tree of this variety in your garden or orchard? If so please register the details here and contribute to our international register of fruit trees.
The following Chehalis trees have been registered - click the name to view more details of each tree.
You can also view these trees on a map.
- Cody Warren in ROCHESTER, WASHINGTON
- Dan Spratlen in CAMANO ISLAND, WASHINGTON / USA
- Florian Deisenhofer in Brush Prairie, Clark County WA
- Glenn Grossman in VANCOUVER, WASHINGTON
- James Roden in ESTACADA, OR
- Jim Gana in HALLSTEAD, PA
- Robert Niles in OAK HARBOR, WASHINGTON
- Steve Larson in BATTLE GROUND, WA
Latest Spring blossom records for this variety
- 30th April 2013 - tree owned by Florian in Brush Prairie, United States
- 25th April 2013 - tree owned by Cody in ROCHESTER, United States
- 9th May 2012 - tree owned by James in ESTACADA, United States
- 7th May 2012 - tree owned by Florian in Brush Prairie, United States
Latest harvest records for this variety
- 2nd week September 2013 - tree owned by Cody in ROCHESTER, United States
Where to buy apples
United Statesmap >
- Haury Farms, Salem
- Cattleana Ranch, Poygan Township/Omro
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