All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

Erwin Bauer apple

Eating apple. Medium size fruit, deep yellow skin with stripes. Flesh especially hard and crisp with sweet aromatic flavor.

USDA identification images for Erwin Bauer

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


    Visitor reviews

    • 18 Oct 2014  BC, Canada
      Rather disappointing - bought at the UBC Apple Festival Oct 18, 2014. Tough skin, not particularly crisp, and somewhat flavourless. Some say this is best to keep for a couple of months to develop flavour. I will try this and report back!

    Tree register

    United States

    Russia

    • Ann in Manturovo, KOSTROMA OBLAST

    Harvest records for this variety

    2015 season

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

    Origins

    • Species: Malus domestica
    • Parentage: Duchess of Oldenburg x Cox possibly???
    • Introduced: 1928

    Using

    • Picking season: Late
    • Cropping: Good
    • Keeping (of fruit): 1-2 months
    • Flavor style (apples): Sweeter
    • Flavor style (apples): Aromatic
    • Food uses: Eating fresh

    Growing

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

    Climate

    • Cold-hardiness: Cold-hardy
    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)

    Identification

    • Country of origin: Germany
    • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949
    • Fruit size: Average
    • Fruit colour: Green / Red

    Where to buy fresh fruit

    The following orchards grow Erwin Bauer:

    Canada




    References

    • Apples for the 21st Century
      Author: Manhart
      Listed as Erwin Baur

    Varieties you viewed



    ©2022 Orange Pippin Ltd. All rights reserved.

    You may not reproduce any of the content of this website without our express permission.
    We do not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of any errors in the content of this website.