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Ozark Gold apple

Very similar to Golden Delicious. Flavor is sweet, honeyed, very juicy with little acidity.

USDA identification images for Ozark Gold

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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    2015 season

    • 20th April  2015  - tree owned by Janet in Englewood, United States

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    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Parentage: Golden Delicious x (Red Delicious x Conrad)
    • Originates from: Missouri, United States
    • Introduced: 1970
    • Developed by: Mountain Grove Fruit Experiment Station
    • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1971-052


    • Country of origin: United States
    • Period of origin: 1950 - 1999


    • Picking season: Mid
    • Keeping (of fruit): 2-3 weeks
    • Cropping: Heavy
    • Food uses: Eating fresh


    • Flowering group: 5
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Vigour: Slightly large
    • Bearing regularity: Biennial tendency
    • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
    • Attractive features: Attractive fruit
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile

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    The following orchards grow Ozark Gold:

    United States

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