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Niagara apple


Fruits are medium to large in size, roundish conic and irregular in shape, with deep red blush and stripe over pale yellow. The flesh is white and similar to McIntosh, very sweet and juicy, skin tough.


Niagara identification photos

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Tree register

United States

Spring blossom records for this variety

2015 season

  • May  2015  - tree owned by Peter in Westford, United States

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Harvest records for this variety

2015 season

  • 3rd week August  2015  - tree owned by Peter in Westford, United States

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Carlton x McIntosh
  • Originates from: United States
  • Introduced: 1962
  • Developed by: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, NY
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1807
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1962-036

Diseases

  • Cedar apple rust  - Some resistance


Where to buy fresh fruit

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References

  • Cedar-Apple Rust  
    Author: Stephen Vann, University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture (FSA7538)
    Rated as resistant - control only needed under high disease pressure.


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