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Pine Golden Pippin apple

Pine Golden Pippin
Russet. Sweet.

Pine Golden Pippin apple identification images

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USDA identification images for Pine Golden Pippin

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.

    Visitor reviews

    • 12 Nov 2014  PA, United States
      Looking for yellow green pippin in Northeast US
    • 16 Nov 2012  OREGON, United States
      Eating one now. Crisp & juicy. Sparkly, slightly tart, sweet flavor like a crisp reisling. Honey scent. Tender skin. So-o-o delicious. Got it at Farmers Market.

    Tree register

    United States

    United Kingdom


    • Warren in Cobram, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA


    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Originates from: United Kingdom
    • Introduced: 1861
    • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2000-077


    • Country of origin: United Kingdom
    • Period of origin: 1850 - 1899
    • Fruit colour: Russet
    • Annual cycle: Deciduous
    • Flesh colour: Cream
    • Fruit size: Small
    • Fruit shape: Flat-round


    • Picking season: Late
    • Keeping (of fruit): 1-2 months
    • Flavour quality: Very good
    • Flavour style (apples): Sweeter
    • Juice style: Sweeter
    • Cropping: Good
    • Food uses: Eating fresh
    • Picking month: October
    • Picking period: early October
    • Wildlife: RHS Plants for Pollinators


    • Gardening skill: Average
    • Flowering group: 5
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Vigour: Average vigour
    • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading / Vase


    • Cold hardiness (USDA): (5) -20F / -29C
    • Cold hardiness (USDA): (6) -10F / -23C
    • Cold hardiness (USDA): (7) 0F / -18C
    • Climate suitability: Temperate climates
    • Climate suitability: Mild damp climates
    • Cold-hardiness: Cold-hardy
    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)

    Other qualities

    • Disease resistance: Average

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    United States


    • Apples of England (1948)
      Author: Taylor

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