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Lyman's Large Summer
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Type: dual

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, crisp, breaking. Juicy, sweet-tart and well flavoured. Keeps a month in cold storage.

Synonyms: Large Yellow Summer, Lyman's Large Yellow Summer, Lyman's Large

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Pound Sweet
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Type: dual

summary: Please see Pumpkin Sweet

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Lyman Pumpkin Sweet
Lyman Pumpkin Sweet
Type: culinary

summary: See Pumpkin Sweet

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Pumpkin Sweet
Pumpkin Sweet
Type: dual

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured, medium-grained, firm and tender. Juicy, very sweet and slightly tart. Mild flavour. Has a tendency to water core.

Synonyms: Lyman's Pumpkin Sweet, Pound Sweet, Pound Sweeting, Pumpkin Sweet, Pumpkin ...

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Lyman's Large
Lyman's Large
Type: dual

summary: Please see Lyman's Large Summer

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Lowry
Lowry
Type: dessert

characteristics: Flesh is yellow, crisp firm, juicy. Sweet, but very hard.

Synonyms: Dixie, Lowrey, Mosby’s Best, Red Winter

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Updated: 14 hours ago

Lodi
Lodi
Type: culinary

characteristics: White flesh, somewhat coarse-grained and soft. Juicy, slightly tart and sweet. Hints of lime and vanilla.

Synonyms: Early Golden, Golden Lodi, Improved Yellow Transparent, June Apple, Large ...

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Liberty
Liberty
Type: dessert

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, crisp, juicy and pleasantly sweet. Coarse grained. Slightly astringent with a flavour of white wine. Brix 12.3.

Synonyms: NY 55140-19

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Kinnaird’s Choice
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Type: dual

characteristics: Flesh is yellowish, crisp, tender and juicy. Fine-grained. Fragrant and somewhat tart. Fruit is at its best if left a couple of weeks in storage after harvest.

Synonyms: Black Winesap, Kennard, Kinnaird’s Favorite, Kinnaird's, Kinnard, Kinnard’s ...

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King David
King David
Type: dual

characteristics: Flesh is yellowish, firm, crisp and juicy. Tough skin and coarse texture, though it softens in storage. Flavour is slightly sweet, slightly tart, spicy and ...

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Kentucky Limbertwig
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Type: dual

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured. Fine-grained, firm and crisp. Spicy and sweet. Aromatic.

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Keepsake
Keepsake
Type: dual

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, fine grained, very crisp and somewhat hard. Juicy, very sweet, slightly acidic with rose petal and pineapple aromas which become ...

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Updated: 14 hours ago