Pomiferous

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Accordian

Summary: An early fresh eating apple. Developed in the southeast United States.

Identification: Medium size, round and noticeably ribbed. The base colour is greenish yellow, blushed pink on the sun exposed face.

Characteristics: The flesh is yellow, fine-grained and crisp. Juicy and sweet with a slight tartness.

Uses: A sweet, early-season fresh-eating apple.

Origins: Cultivated from a seed planted in Rockingham County, North Carolina (U.S.A.) in the early 1900s.

Ploidism: Diploid. Self sterile.

Harvest: Starting early in the fourth period.

Harvest period: 4

Type(s): Dessert, Eating


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