A McIntosh-style apple from Canada, generally believed to be better all-round than its parent.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: McIntosh
- Originates from: Canada
- Introduced: 1898
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1196
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1979-171
- We are grateful to Brogdale Farm - home of the UK National Fruit Collection - for providing samples of this variety.
- Bultitude apple group: 6. Red flushed, smooth, sweet
- Flowering period: Mid season
- Flowering group: 3
- Fertility: Self-sterile
- Ploidy: Diploid
Relationships to other varieties
Parents and other ancestors of this variety:
- McIntosh (parent)
Lobo identification photos from official fruit collections
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Lobo identification photos from website visitors
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 Lobo trees have been registered - click the name to view more details of each tree.
You can also view these trees on a map.
- Joel Howie in CANTON, NEW YORK
- Clifford Cain in DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE
- Nynke Zijlstra in Eastermar, Friesland
- Susan Trott in OTTAWA, ONTARIO
- Katrina Richards in NELSON,
Latest Spring blossom records for this variety
- June 2011 - tree owned by Susan in OTTAWA, Canada
Latest harvest records for this variety
- 3rd week August 2011 - tree owned by Susan in OTTAWA, Canada
Where to buy trees
The following fruit tree nurseries offer Lobo apple trees for sale:
- Cummins Nursery
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Where to buy fresh fruit
New Brunswickmap >
- Verger Belliveau Orchard, Memramcook
Nova Scotiamap >
- Vista Bella Farm Orchard and Apiary, Malagash