Yellow skin is blushed red-orange and dotted with conspicuous white lenticels. Sweet, very honeyed, pale yellow flesh, but of little taste or acidity of fruit. Shares same parentage as Mutsu.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Indo x Golden Delicious
- Originates from: Japan
- Introduced: 1940s
- Developed by: Aomori Apple Research Station?
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1821
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1981-117
- Fruit colour: Yellow / Gold
- Uses: Eat fresh
- Harvest period: Late season
- Vigour: Average growth
- Fruit bearing: Tip-bearer
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- Randy Jensen in CERESCO, NE
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