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Spijon apple

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

Spijon identification photos

UK National Fruit Collection
UK National Fruit Collection
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  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Red Spy x Monroe (Jonathan x Rome)
  • Originates from: United States
  • Introduced: 1968
  • Developed by: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, NY
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1920
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1969-040


  • Cedar apple rust  - Some susceptibility

Where to buy fresh fruit

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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