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Milton apple

Medium sized, pale yellow covered fruit with deep cherry red flush. Fine grained white flesh. Juicy with sweet hint of raspberry flavors.

USDA identification images for Milton

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

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    United States

    United Kingdom

    Harvest records for this variety

    2015 season

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


    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Parentage: Yellow Transparent x McIntosh
    • Originates from: United States
    • Introduced: 1909
    • Developed by: Richard Wellington, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station
    • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1929-039


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


    • Picking season: Early


    • Flowering group: 2

    Where to buy fresh fruit

    The following orchards grow Milton:

    United States


    • Cedar-Apple Rust  
      Author: Stephen Vann, University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture (FSA7538)
      Rated as very resistant - no control needed against CAR.

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