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Apple
Newtown Pippin 

 

 

 

 
SummaryAlso known as Albermarle Pippin. Made famous by none other than Thomas Jefferson, who grew them in his orchard at Monticello. One of the first US apple exports to the UK.




Identification

Newtown Pippin




Fruit colourGreen




Flesh colourWhite to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit sizeVariable




Fruit shapeFlat




Using

Newtown Pippin




FlavorVery good




Flavour styleSharper




Ripening periodMid season




Use/Keeping3 months or more




Cooking resultTextured puree




Growing

Newtown Pippin




Picking




CroppingHeavy




VigourSlightly large




PollinationFlowering group 3
Flowers Mid season
Self-sterile
Gardening skillAverage




ProblemsCanker - Some susceptibility
Scab - Some susceptibility
Mildew - Some susceptibility
Fireblight - Some susceptibility
Bitter pit - Some susceptibility

Other

Newtown Pippin




Country of originUnited States




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