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Spijon apple

The fruits are large, of good quality, and have a very attractive red blush.

USDA identification images for Spijon

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.

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    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Parentage: Red Spy x Monroe (Jonathan x Rome)
    • Originates from: United States
    • Introduced: 1968
    • Developed by: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, NY
    • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1969-040


    • Country of origin: United States

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    The following orchards grow Spijon:

    United States


    • Cedar-Apple Rust  
      Author: Stephen Vann, University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture (FSA7538)
      Rated as susceptible - control usually needed where CAR is prevalent.

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