Red stripes and a yellow background. It's creamy white flesh, although crisp to the teeth, is melting and tender and almost dissolves on the tongue. Its flavor has a rich luscious pure apple taste. Good savory taste. Plenty of sweetness, acidity, & juice. Fruits up to 3" in circumference.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Originates from: New York, United States
- Introduced: 1900
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1925
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1952-122
Stearns identification photos from official fruit collections
Stearns identification photos from website visitors
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- John A Gasbarre in SACO, Maine