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Doctor Matthews apple

Red and red-striped skin with fine crisp, juicy, creamy flesh. It has a mild but aromatic flavor. An excellent keeper.

USDA identification images for Doctor Matthews

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


  • Year: 1916

  • Year: 1916

  • Year: 1936

  • Year: 1917

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

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Tree register

United States

Spring blossom records for this variety

2020 season

  • 24th April  2020  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

2019 season

  • 24th April  2019  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

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Harvest records for this variety

2020 season

  • 4th week October  2020  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

2019 season

  • 1st week November  2019  - tree owned by Jerry in Point Reyes Station, United States

2015 season

  • September  2015  - tree owned by Roger in Madison Heights, United States

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica

Identification

  • Country of origin: United States

Where to buy fresh fruit

The following orchards grow Doctor Matthews:

United States




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