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Rubinette Rosso® apple

Rubinette Rosso is a sport of the original Rubinette, with a stronger red coloration and slightly better skin finish.  The outstanding flavor is unchanged.

Rubinette Rosso identification photos

  • Rubinette Rosso, with the redder coloration not that apparent
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  • Rubinette Rosso, showing the redder coloration of this sport
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Visitor reviews

  • 08 Apr 2015  Carl,  IDAHO, United States
    There were not any tasting notes for this variety, and little info. This is a fantastic variety, medium in size, with crisp flesh and a delicate sweet taste. It's a low acid, refreshing sweet flavor that lingers like watery honey at the back of your palette.

Tree register

United Kingdom

  • Karen in Leeds, WEST YORKSHIRE
  • Pat Burke in Market Deeping, PETERBOROUGH
  • Tim in Whitstable, KENT




Spring blossom records for this variety

2018 season

  • 4th May  2018  - tree owned by Cheuk in Amsterdam, Netherlands

2017 season

  • 28th April  2017  - tree owned by Cheuk in Amsterdam, Netherlands

2014 season

  • 10th May  2014  - tree owned by Karen in Leeds, United Kingdom
  • March  2014  - tree owned by Simon in Sant Miquel De Fluvia, Spain
  • March  2014  - tree owned by Simon in Sant Miquel De Fluvia, Spain

2013 season

  • 14th April  2013  - tree owned by Simon in Sant Miquel De Fluvià, Spain

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  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: Switzerland
  • Developed by: Hans Wicki, Promo Fruit AG
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2596

This variety is a sport (natural genetic mutation) of:

Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.

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