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Summary A long-keeping tart apple from Arkansas, USA - which goes almost black in storage.




Identification

Arkansas Black




Fruit colour




Flesh colour White to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit size Small




Fruit shape Round




Using

Arkansas Black




Flavour Good




Flavour style Sweet/Sharp




Ripening period Mid season




Use/Keeping 3 months or more




Cooking result Textured puree




Growing

Arkansas Black




Picking




Cropping Good




Vigour Large




Pollination Flowering group 3
Flowers Mid season
Self-sterile
Gardening skill Sweet/Sharp




Problems Scab - Some resistance
Fireblight - Some resistance
Cedar apple rust - Very resistant

Other

Arkansas Black




Country of origin United States




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