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Summary One of the more successful McIntosh offspring, with all the usual characteristics, including the sweet vinous flavour.




Identification

Cortland




Fruit colour Red




Flesh colour White




Fruit size Medium




Fruit shape Flat




Using

Cortland




Flavour Very good




Flavour style Sweeter




Ripening period Mid season




Use/Keeping




Cooking result Textured puree




Growing

Cortland




Picking




Cropping




Vigour




Pollination Flowering group 3
Flowers Mid season
Partially self-fertile
Gardening skill




Problems Scab - Some susceptibility
Fireblight - Some susceptibility
Cedar apple rust - Some susceptibility

Other

Cortland




Country of origin Geneva, New York, United States




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