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Malinda apple

Yellow apple with slight taste of pears. Not widely grown today, but parent of many University of Minnesota bred apples.

USDA identification images for Malinda

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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    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Originates from: New England, United States
    • Introduced: 1920


    • Country of origin: United States
    • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949


    • Keeping (of fruit): 3 months or more
    • Flavour quality: Average
    • Food uses: Eating fresh
    • Food uses: Culinary

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    The following orchards grow Malinda:

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