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Eden apple

Eden is a cross between John Standish and Cox's Orange Pippin, and was released in the 1950s. Like Cox it is ripe in mid-September.

Not to be confused with the more modern Canadian variety of the same name.

Eden identification images

USDA identification images for Eden

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.

    Parents and other ancestors of this variety


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    United Kingdom

    Origins

    • Species: Malus domestica
    • Parentage: John Standish x Cox's Orange Pippin
    • Introduced: 1948
    • Developed by: Mr E.J. Ingleby

    Using

    • Cropping: Good
    • Keeping (of fruit): 2-3 weeks
    • Flavor style (apples): Sweet/Sharp
    • Food uses: Eating fresh

    Growing

    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3

    Identification

    • Country of origin: United Kingdom
    • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949
    • Fruit size: Average

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