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Red Winesap apple

Medium size apple, with a thick red skin and crisp, crunchy, and juicy flesh.

USDA identification images for Red Winesap

The identification paintings in the USDA Pomological Watercolor Collection span the years 1886 to 1942.


  • Year: 1932

  • Year: 1932

Citation: U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705.

Visitor reviews

  • 02 Nov 2016  CA, United States
    Yes, it is delicious. Not as good as the Mcintosh but passable. I love it's white flesh and how the deep red skin bleeds into the flesh when you cut into it or take a bite.
  • 29 Aug 2016  SC, United States
    I like this apple between the green and ripe stage with its crispey tannery fast I also like it when it has mellowed and taken on the taste that gives its name

Tree register

United States

Harvest records for this variety

2010 season

  • 4th week October  2010  - tree owned by Peter in Commerce Twp., United States

2009 season

  • 4th week October  2009  - tree owned by Peter in Commerce Twp., United States

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Sport of Winesap

Where to buy fresh fruit

The following orchards grow Red Winesap:

United States




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