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Starr apple

Large, yellow-green fruit. Crisp, tart and juicy flesh.

Starr identification images

USDA identification images for Starr

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

  • Year: 1930

  • Year: 1926

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

Offspring of this variety

Visitor reviews

  • 18 Jul 2011  NEW JERSEY/BURLINGTON, United States
    This is a great baking apple for pie or applesauce. It used to be common in South Jersey but is now scarce. It is still grown by Winner's Farm in Cinnaminson, NJ but their trees are diminishing.

Tree register

United States

Harvest records for this variety

2015 season

  • June  2015  - tree owned by Roger in Madison Heights, United States


  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Introduced: mid 1800s
  • Developed by: William Parry


  • Country of origin: United States

Where to buy fresh fruit

The following orchards grow Starr:

United States

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