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Apple
Northern Spy 

 

 

 

 
SummaryA widely grown American heirloom apple variety. The fruit is late ripening and stores well.




Identification

Northern Spy




Fruit colourRed / Green




Flesh colourWhite to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit sizeVery large




Fruit shapeRound




Using

Northern Spy




FlavorVery good




Flavour styleHoneyed / Scented




Ripening periodVery-Late season




Use/Keeping3 months or more




Cooking result




Growing

Northern Spy




Picking




CroppingHeavy




VigourLarge




PollinationFlowering group 5
Flowers Very-Late season
Self-sterile
Gardening skillAverage




ProblemsFireblight - Very susceptible
Woolly aphid - Very resistant
Cedar apple rust - Some susceptibility

Other

Northern Spy




Country of originUnited States




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