Pomiferous

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White Jersey
White Jersey
Type: Cider

summary: Overlooked by many cider makers, this small, yellow Somerset apple is rated as a vintage bittersweet produces heavy harvests and adapts well to most conditions.

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Calville Blanc d’Hiver
Calville Blanc d’Hiver
Type: Culinary, Cider, Dessert, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is creamy white, fine-grained, juicy, sweet and aromatic. Flavour is distinctively reminiscent of bananas.

Synonyms: Blanche de Zurich, Blandureau d'Auvergne, Bonnet Carrée (there is also a ...

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Wickson Crab
Wickson Crab
Type: Cider, Jelly

characteristics: The flesh is white, firm. Juicy. Very sweet and quite tart and intensely flavoured. Spicy peach-apple flavour. When grown in cooler climates, the acidity tends ...

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Whitney
Whitney
Type: Cider, Eating, Jelly

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish. Crisp, juicy, sweet-sharp, flavourful. Slightly astringent after-taste.

Synonyms: Whitney Crab, Whitney Number 20

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Trailman Crab
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Type: Eating, Jelly, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is creamy yellow. Moderately juicy. Spicy and tart.

Synonyms: Trailman

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MN 240
MN 240
Type: Cider, Eating, Ornamental

summary: A hardy, vigorous crabapple with many uses that range from a tasty fresh treat to delicious apple jelly. A good source of pollen. But, if you just want an ...

Synonyms: Chestnut Crab

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Scarlet Sentinel
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Type: Dessert

summary: A Mack-style, fresh-eating apple with columnar growth habit, bred at Canada's Summerland Research Station.

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Golden Sentinel
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Type: Dessert

summary: A Golden-style, fresh-eating apple with columnar growth habit, bred at Canada's Summerland Research Station.

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Winesap
Winesap
Type: Cider, Eating, Pie

characteristics: Flesh is yellowish with reddish veins. Moderately fine-grained. Crisp and juicy, sweet and somewhat tart with a spicy, red wine flavour and slightly bitter. ...

Synonyms: American Wine Sap, American Wine Sop, Banana Apple, Hendrick’s Sweet, ...

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Yellow Transparent
Type: Culinary, Dessert, Jelly, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: Flesh is white, coarse-grained, Sweet, very juicy and brisk. Mild flavour. Bruises easily.

Synonyms: Early June, Early June Transparent, Early Transparent, June Transparent, Grand ...

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Wealthy
Wealthy
Type: Cider, Dessert, Juice, Pie

characteristics: The flesh is white to cream coloured, coarse-rained and soft, fragrant. Sweet-tart, very juicy and strawberry flavoured. Look for pink veins in the flesh. The ...

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Tolman Sweet
Tolman Sweet
Type: Cider, Eating, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is white, fine-grained, firm and crisp. Moderately juicy, sometimes rather dry, very sweet, tart. Bruises easily.

Synonyms: Brown's Golden Sweet, Tallman Sweeting, Tolman's Sweet, Tolman's Sweeting, ...

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