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Novaspy apple

Last updated 17 Aug 2014.

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Novaspy is a further development of the "Nova" series of apples from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada based in Nova Scotia. As the name suggests it has Northern Spy in its ancestry.

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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Nova EasyGro x (Northern Spy x Golden Delicious)
  • Originates from: Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Introduced: 1986
  • Developed by: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Kentville, Nova Scotia
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1816

Using

  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Vigour: Average growth
  • Bearing regularity: Regular
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • Precocity: Precocious
  • Fruit bearing: Partial tip-bearer
  • Period of origin: 1950 - 1999

Disease resistance

  • Fireblight  - Very resistant

Relationships to other varieties

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