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Elise® apple

A new apple variety developed to have low levels of the allergenic compounds which can cause mild allergic reaction to apples in some people.

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  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Cox x Septer
  • Originates from: Netherlands
  • Introduced: 2011
  • Developed by: University of Wageningen
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 3921


  • Fruit colour: Red


  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Vigour: Slightly small
  • Gardening skill: Average
  • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
  • General disease resistance: Average
  • Period of origin: 2000 -


  • Blossom frost-resistance: Some resistance

Parents and other ancestors of this variety

See also:

  • Santana® - Santana and Elise were both developed to have low allergenic properties.


  • Scab  - Some resistance
  • Mildew  - Some resistance
  • Bitter pit  - Very susceptible
  • Fireblight  - Very susceptible

Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.

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