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Jefferies apple

Last updated 21 Apr 2013.

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08 Sep 2011 
Yummy, sweet and very tasty with good crisp texture. Very scab resistant. Just harvested today, September 8, Northern CA, 1200 ft elevation. 30 miles from the coast.



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Choice early fall apple. Thin-skinned fruit, light red with darker red stripes. Flesh is juicy, crisp yet melting. Rich, pear-like flavor.

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: Pennsylvania, United States
  • Introduced: 1848
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1749
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession number: 1952-113

Identification

  • Flesh colour: White
  • Flesh colour: White to Cream, pale yellow
  • Flesh colour: Yellow to Very Yellow
  • Fruit size: Small
  • Fruit size: Medium
  • Fruit size: Variable

Using

  • Harvest period: Mid season

Jefferies identification photos from official fruit collections

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Latest Spring blossom records for this variety

2011 season

  • May  2011  - tree owned by v in LUCKNOW, Canada

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Latest harvest records for this variety

2011 season

  • 2nd week September  2011  - tree owned by v in LUCKNOW, Canada

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