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Jonadel apple

Solid medium fruit, orange red streaked color. Flesh is yellowish white and fine grained.

Jonadel identification images

USDA identification images for Jonadel

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.

    Visitor reviews

    • 06 Sep 2015  IA, United States
      Old tree on our farm. Very good tasting apple. Sweet, crunchy, & juicy. Usually ripens in Sept. Produces very well. It has always been our grown son's favorite apple and now his daughters love it, too. They run to the tree every time they stop in the late summer & early fall to see if the apples are ripe yet! I remember my husband's grandmother picking them years ago & wrapping each one in newspaper. They were put in boxes in a cool store room in our old farm house where they kept quite well through most of the winter. Shirley Coon, Oxford Junction, Iowa, USA
    • 13 Nov 2011  CA, United States
      My parents have a Jonadel tree in their backyard. It's over 60 years old, and is an excellent producer. The apples are amazingly sweet, crunchy and delicious, often forming sugar pockets in the apples. They are a late apple, usually ready in mid to late October through mid to late November. They are great fresh, dried or cooked. I am looking for a bear root Jonadel to plant in my backyard.

    Tree register

    United States


    • Species: Malus domestica
    • Parentage: Jonathan x Red Delicious
    • Introduced: 1920s


    • Country of origin: United States

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