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Earligold apple

Earligold is a medium to large, round-conical apple that is one of the earlier apples of the season.  Taste is a little on the tart side but good tasting for an early apple.  Apple does have good storage life and retains its flavor reasonably well.  USPP #4,820.

Last updated 23 Aug 2011.

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Current rating: 4.4 out of 5. Total votes cast: 12

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As an early season apple, Earligold is a good eating and cooking apple.

Earligold phototape


  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Chance seedling
  • Originates from: Selah, Washington, United States
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1676


  • Fruit colour: Green - Whitish yellow / green skin


  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Uses: Cooking
  • Flavour style: Sharper
  • Harvest period: Early season


  • Flowering period: Early season
  • Fertility: Self-fertile

Earligold identification photos from website visitors

Photo taken at Eastmans Antique Apples, Michigan
Photo taken at Eastmans Antique Apples, Michigan

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2015 season

  • April  2015  - tree owned by Kristi in Victor, United States

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2015 season

  • October  2015  - tree owned by Kristi in Victor, United States

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