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Aroma apple

A modern apple from Sweden, developed during the 1950s.

USDA identification images for Aroma

The identification paintings in the USDA Pomological Watercolor Collection span the years 1886 to 1942.

    Citation: U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705.

    Visitor reviews

    • 22 Feb 2018  WASHINGTON, United States
      Aroma is big! early> late Aug, plainjane, not storing, no scab,
    • 16 Oct 2011  VäRMLAND, Sweden
      The Aroma-tree is very delicious and very tasty: fruity, sweet and sour, almost perfect. For me it should get 5 points!
    • 01 Jan 2010  United Kingdom
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    Tree register

    United States


    Spring blossom records for this variety

    2014 season

    • 9th April  2014  - tree owned by Janice in Seattle, United States

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    Harvest records for this variety

    2015 season

    • 2nd week August  2015  - tree owned by Peter in Westford, United States


    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Parentage: Ingrid Marie x Filippa
    • Originates from: Sweden
    • Introduced: 1945
    • Developed by: SLU, Balsgard, Sweden
    • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1968-039
    • Some historical details taken with kind permission from 'The New Book of Apples' by Joan Morgan and Alison Richards , illustrated by Elisabeth Dowle, published by Ebury Press, 2002.


    • Country of origin: Sweden


    • Flowering group: 4
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile

    Where to buy fresh fruit

    The following orchards grow Aroma:

    United States

    • Washington

      • Skipley Farm, Snohomish        *** Feature Orchard ***

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