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Maiden's Blush apple

Cooking, dessert and cider apple, also dries well. Flat, round pale yellow-skinned fruit with crimson blush. Crisp, tender flesh with sharp acid flavor that mellows with ripening.

Visitor reviews

  • 27 Dec 2011  P. Seburn,  NW VA, United States
    Tasted this beautiful apple at Weston's antique apple orchard in New Berlin, WI. Beautiful pale yellow with intense red blush, stood out in the orchard. Addictive taste, intensely lemony/sweet tart. I want my own.

Tree register

United States


Harvest records for this variety

2017 season

  • 3rd week August  2017  - tree owned by Dennis in Bradford, United States

2015 season

  • 4th week August  2015  - tree owned by Susanna in Clare, United States

2013 season

  • 4th week August  2013  - tree owned by Alison in Albion, United States


  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: New Jersey, United States
  • Introduced: 1817
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1782


  • Cedar apple rust  - Some resistance

Where to buy fresh fruit

United States



  • Cedar-Apple Rust  
    Author: Stephen Vann, University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture (FSA7538)
    Rated as resistant - control only needed under high disease pressure.

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