Same parentage as Mutsu (Crispin). Large. Yellow with red-orange blush. Sweeter with less acid than Mutsu (not necessarily preferable), but excellent flavor.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Golden Delicious x Indo
- Originates from: Japan
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1908
- Flowering period: Mid season
- Flowering group: 3
- Fertility: Self-sterile
- Ploidy: Triploid
- Pollinating others: Poor
- Vigour: Large
- Period of origin: 1900 - 1949
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Where to buy fresh fruit
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- Allen's Orchard, Marion
- Parlee Farms, Tyngsboro
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- Alstede Farms, Chester
- Masonic Village Farm Market, Elizabethtown