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Wagener apple


One of the best late fall varieties for dessert, sauce, cider, juice and storage. Doesn't shrivel. Medium sized, glossy green, red flushed fruit. White flesh, very crisp, juicy and tender, resembles NorthernSpy in taste.


Wagener identification photos

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Spring blossom records for this variety

2018 season

  • 6th May  2018  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom

2017 season

  • 29th April  2017  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom

2016 season

  • 16th May  2016  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom

2015 season

  • 9th May  2015  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom

2014 season

  • 31st April  2014  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom
  • April  2014  - tree owned by Martin_UK in Basingstoke, United Kingdom

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Harvest records for this variety

2017 season

  • 4th week October  2017  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom

2014 season

  • 4th week October  2014  - tree owned by Bill in Smeeton Westerby, United Kingdom

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: Penn Yann, New York, United States
  • Introduced: 1790s
  • Developed by: George Wheeler
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1970
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1976-149

Identification

  • Flesh colour: White
  • Flesh colour: White to Cream, pale yellow
  • Fruit size: Medium
  • Fruit size: Large
  • Fruit shape: Flat
  • Fruit shape: Flat-round
  • Bultitude apple group: 4. Flushed / striped, smooth, dessert / dual-purpose

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Uses: Cooking
  • Uses: Hard cider
  • Uses: Drying
  • Flavour quality: Very good
  • Flavour style: Honeyed / Scented
  • Flavour style: Sharp / refreshing
  • Flavour style: Sweeter
  • Flavour style: Sweet/Sharp
  • Flavour style: Aromatic
  • Harvest period: Late season

Growing

  • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer

Offspring of this variety



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References

  • Apples of England (1948)
    Author: Taylor


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