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Geneva Tremlett's Bitter apple

Malus domestica
A bittersharp cider apple variety, found at the USDA repository at Geneva, but probably of English origin.

USDA identification images for Geneva Tremlett's Bitter

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.

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    Origins

    • Species: Malus domestica

    Using

    • Picking season: Very late
    • Keeping (of fruit): 2-3 weeks
    • Food uses: Hard cider
    • Juice style: Bittersharp (cider)

    Growing

    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading / Vase

    Climate

    • Cold-hardiness: Cold-hardy

    Identification

    • Country of origin: United Kingdom
    • Period of origin: 1850 - 1899
    • Fruit size: Small
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Red

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