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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.


Milton identification photos

  • Milton
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Tree register

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Harvest records for this variety

2015 season

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

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Yellow Transparent x McIntosh
  • Originates from: United States
  • Introduced: 1909
  • Developed by: Richard Wellington, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1796
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1929-039

Using

  • Harvest period: Early season

Growing

  • Flowering period: Early-Mid season
  • Flowering group: 2
  • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949

Parents and other ancestors of this variety


Diseases

  • Cedar apple rust  - Very resistant


Where to buy fresh fruit

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References

  • 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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