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Co-op 23

Synonyms: Williams' Pride

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda 821 to develop apple varieties that are genetically resistant to scab.

Identification: Medium to large size. Uniform shape, round tending to conic with some variations in shape. The thick and tough skin is smooth and has a slightly waxy feel. Base colour is is lime green maturing to pale yellow washed with dark- to purple-red. Lenticels are red and slightly sunken. The stem is long and slender, set in a deep, narrow basin which may be slightly russetted.

Characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, medium grained, firm and breaking and very crisp. Juicy, slightly spicy and mildly acidic.

Uses: Intended as a fresh eating apple, it is also favoured for pies and cider.

Origins: Introduced in 1988 by PRI which is a cooperative breeding program between Purdue, Rutgers and Illinois State Universities (U.S.A.). It was selected in 1979 from a block of seedlings created by cross-pollinating two experimental varieties PRI 1018-101 (((Melba x (Wealthy x Starr)) x (Red Rome Beauty x Melba)) x (Jonathan x F2 26829-2-2)) as the seed parent and NJ50 (Mollie's Delicious x Julyred) as the pollen parent in 1973 at Urbana, Illinois in an effort to produce scab-resistant varieties.

Cultivation: Vigorous, spreading tree. Bears fruit on short spurs. There is some tendancy to produce biennially if the blossoms are not thinned.

Ploidism: Diploid. Self sterile.

4 weeks

Cold storage: Keeps up to a month and a half in cold storage.

Vulnerabilities: Highly resistant to scab.

Harvest: Ready for harvest during the latter half of the third period. Fruit ripens progressively over a span of several weeks requiring multiple picking, but the fruit tends hang well even after completely ripe.

Status: dessert

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Cappy
Cappy
Type: apple

Summary: from botner list

Co-op 1
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Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 2
Co-op 2
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Prima, also known as Priestly Prima.

Co-op 3
Co-op 3
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 4
Co-op 4
Type: dual

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Priscilla

Co-op 5
Co-op 5
Type: dual

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Sir Prize.

Co-op 6
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Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 7
Co-op 7
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 8
Co-op 8
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 12
Co-op 12
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 13
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Type: dessert

Characteristics: The flesh is light cream coloured, firm, medium grained, firm, crisp and juicy. Mild flavour and acidity.

Synonyms: Marketed as Redfree

Co-op 14
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 15
Co-op 15
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 16
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 17
Co-op 17
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 18
Co-op 18
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 19
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Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 20
Co-op 20
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 21
Co-op 21
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Dayton.

Co-op 22
Co-op 22
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Introduced as Jonafree

Co-op 24
Co-op 24
Type: dessert

Summary: One of some 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda 8 ...

Co-op 25
Co-op 25
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Scarlett O'Hara.

Co-op 26
Co-op 26
Type: dessert

Summary: One of over 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda 8 ...

Co-op 27
Co-op 27
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 28
Co-op 28
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 29
Co-op 29
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Sundance and sometimes called Sundancer.

Co-op 30
Co-op 30
Type: dessert

Characteristics: Flesh is pale yellow to cream in colour, medium-grained, firm, crisp and juicy. Sprightly and spicy. The apple tends to be a bit on the tart side when first pi ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Enterprise, Enterprize

Co?op 31
Co?op 31
Type: apple

Characteristics: firm, crisp. Sweet?tart with a spicy flavour.

Synonyms: Winecrisp

Co-op 32
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Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Synonyms: Pristine, Pristinel

Co-op 33
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Type: dessert

Characteristics: Flesh is yellowish white, crisp, breaking. Fine-grained. Juicy and sweet-tart. Full-flavoured, spicy. Attains its best flavour profile after one month in storag ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Pixie Crunch. Not to be confused with the Pixie apple.

Co?op 34
Co?op 34
Type: apple

Characteristics: Crisp and breaking

Synonyms: ??????????????

Co?op 35
Co?op 35
Type: apple

Characteristics: crisp, mild

Co?op 36
Type: apple

Origins: PRI, cooperative introduction from the State Universities in Purdue, Rutgers and Illinois, USA

Co?op 37
Co?op 37
Type: apple

Characteristics: Crisp, melting.full flavoured, rich and complex.

Co-op 38
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Type: dual

Characteristics: Flesh is pale cream in colour, coarse-grained, but firm, breaking and crisp. Rather tart, but with a high sugar content. Rich, spicy flavour with complexities t ...

Synonyms: GoldRush, Delisdor

Co-op 40
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Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 41
Co-op 41
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co?op 42
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Type: apple

Origins: PRI, cooperative introduction from the State Universities in Purdue, Rutgers and Illinois, USA

Synonyms: Released in Europe as Primiera

Co-op 43
Co-op 43
Type: dessert

Characteristics: The flesh colour varies from white to light straw. Very fine textured, crisp, crunchy, breaking and juicy. Juicy, sweet and slightly tart with a honeyed aroma. ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Juliet

Co-op 44
Co-op 44
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Gu pe
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Type: cider

Origins: Quelques communes au nord de Dinan

Coppy
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Type: perry
Co-op 9
Co-op 9
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 10
Co-op 10
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 11
Co-op 11
Type: dessert

Summary: One of about 50 apple cultivars developed under the PRI (Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois) programme using Malus floribunda ...

Co-op 39
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Type: dessert

Characteristics: Flesh is yellowish cream, extremely crisp, juicy, somewhat tart and distinctly spicy.

Synonyms: Marketed as Crimson Crisp.


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