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Melon apple

Last updated 06 Jan 2014.

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Fruits very good quality. Medium large, skin yellow, red striped, round, oblate, conical with mild flavor.

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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Unknown seedling from Connecticut
  • Originates from: Ontario County, New York, United States
  • Introduced: 1800
  • Developed by: Heman Chapin
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1788
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1921-004

Using

  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Harvest period: Very-Late season

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid-Late season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Period of origin: 1800 - 1849

Melon identification photos from official fruit collections

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Latest Spring blossom records for this variety

2018 season

  • 6th May  2018  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

2017 season

  • 18th April  2017  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

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Latest harvest records for this variety

2018 season

  • 2nd week September  2018  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

2017 season

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