Pomiferous

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Pollination group:

Orange Pippin

Synonyms: Orange Pippin is also used as a synonym for Isle of Wight Pippin .

Summary: Please see Blenheim Orange

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Alkmene
Alkmene
Type: Dessert, Eating, Pie

characteristics: Cream-coloured flesh is fine-grained, crisp, juicy and generally dense. Slightly tart. Look for a honeyed flavour. Very aromatic. Brix 12.9.

Synonyms: Alkemene, Early Windsor

Allington Pippin
Type:

characteristics: Flesh is off-white, fine grained. Juicy with a rich, sweet-tart flavour, somewhat reminiscent of pineapple. The flavour tends to be somewhat harsh at harvest ...

Synonyms: Allington, Allington Peppin, Brown’s South Lincoln Beauty, South Lincoln ...

Anna Boelens
Anna Boelens
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: The flesh is white, crisp and moderately juicy. Slightly acidic with an aniseed flavour.

Arthur W. Barnes
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Type: Cooking, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is greenish, fine?grained and crisp. Very juicy and tart.

Synonyms: A.W. Barnes

Auralia
Auralia
Type: Eating, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is white, fine grained and crisp. Very juicy and sweet. Intense, rich flavours. Btuises easily.

Synonyms: Tumanga

Ball's Pippin
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is white, crisp and juicy. Sweet sharp and aromatic. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Synonyms: Lane’s Oakland Seedling

Carola
Carola
Type:

summary: Please see Kalco

Carswell’s Honeydew
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, crisp. Juicy, sweet sharp, with honey flavours, sometimes cloying. Keeps for two months in storage.

Carswell’s Orange
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characteristics: Flesh is yellow, sweet?sharp aromatic

Charles Ross
Charles Ross
Type: Cooking, Cider, Juice, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured. Coarse grained. Juicy and quite sharp at first, but becomes sweeter as it matures in storage. Flavour has notes of honey and pear. ...

Clivia
Clivia
Type: Eating

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, fine grained, firm and crisp. Juicy, sweet?tart and aromatic.

Clopton Red
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characteristics: sweet juicy

Cobra
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Type: Eating, Pie

characteristics: The flesh is tangy and fresh tasting

Hauer Pippin
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Type: Cider, Dessert, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured, firm, and crunchy. Juicy, sweet tart and spicy with a hint of cloves.

Synonyms: Moonglow, Christmas Apple.

Hereford Cross
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characteristics: Flesh colour is cream. Crisp and sharp. Rich flavours.

Ingrid Marie
Ingrid Marie
Type: Eating

characteristics: Flesh is cream?coloured, firm and fine textured, juicy and sweet with only slight tartness. Flavour is light and reminiscent of the Cox parent. The red colour ...

Synonyms: Christmas apple, Hoed Orange, Marie

Ivette
Ivette
Type:

characteristics: The flesh is ?????????, crisp. Honey flavoured. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Cox's Early Export
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is crisp. Aromatic.

Dalice
Dalice
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is white, coarse-grained, soft and dry. Sweet but bland flavour.

Downton Pippin
Downton Pippin
Type: Cider, Dessert, Sauce

characteristics: Flesh is cream coloured, crisp, juicy and sharp. Cidery.

Synonyms: Downton Golden Pippin, Knight's Golden Pippin, Elton Pippin, Elton Golden ...

Edith Hopwood
Edith Hopwood
Type: Dessert

summary: This is one of several apples developed by F.W. Thorrington of Hornchurch, Essex, during the early 1900s.

Elektra
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characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured. Flavour similar to Cox s Orange Pippin.

Ellison's Orange
Ellison's Orange
Type: Eating, Juice

characteristics: Flesh is faintly green, fine-grained, tender and melting. Juicy, sweet, rich and fragrant with hints of anise. Will go soft if left to ripen too long.

Synonyms: Ellison, Ellison's Orange Pippin.

Feltham Beauty
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characteristics: The flesh is pale green, soft. Very sweet with hints of aniseed.

Fiesta
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Type: Eating, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is cream to white, fine grained,d crisp and juicy. In terms of flavour, it is a milder, less complex version of the CoxÕs Orange Pippin, but ...

Synonyms: Red Pippin

Francis
Francis
Type: Dessert

summary: This is one of several apples developed by F.W. Thorrington of Hornchurch, Essex, during the early 1900s.

Synonyms: Francis Thorrington

Gavin
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Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: The flesh is yellow, firm, crunchy and juicy. Sweet-sharp flavour.

Gene Pitney
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characteristics: The flesh is ????????????, firm. Juicy and sweet with hint of aniseed.

Gloucester Cross
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characteristics: Flesh is deep cream coloured. Sweet crip and juicy. Intensely aromatic. Keeps for two months in cold storage.

Golden Beauty
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origins: — Cox s Orange Pippin x Early Victoria,Õ 1940, Sussex, England

Golden Gem
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characteristics: The flesh is creamy white, fine grained and crisp. Moderately sweet, juicy with watermellon and tropical fruit flavours. Sugar and acidity levels are well ...

Golden Gift
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characteristics: The flesh is creamy white, crisp and fine grained. Juicy with almost no tartness. Tastes very much like a Golden Delicious. Can be kept up to two months in cold ...

Golden Nugget
Golden Nugget
Type: Eating, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured, crisp and firm. Juicy and very sweet, tangy and intensely flavoured with mellon highlights.

Jupiter
Jupiter
Type: Cider, Dessert, Eating, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured, coarse-grained, dense and crunchy. Juicy and sweet, slightly tart and highly aromatic.

Synonyms: Malling Jupiter

Karmijn de Sonnaville
Karmijn de Sonnaville
Type: Cider, Eating, Juice, Pie, Sauce

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, coarse-grained, firm and juicy. Rich and aromatic with intense nutty and honeyed flavours. High in sugar and acidity. Sometimes on the ...

Synonyms: Carmine, Karmijn, Karmine, Karmine de Sonneville, Sonneville Carmine.

Kidd’s Orange Red
Kidd’s Orange Red
Type: Cider, Dessert, Eating, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is light cream coloured, dense and firm. Crunchy, very juicy. Aromatic, honeyed flavour and sweet, sweeter, in fact, than the Cox, thanks to the red ...

Synonyms: Delco, Kidd’s Orange, Kidd’s 28

King George V
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characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, fine?grained and firm. Moderately juicy and very tart when first picked but mellowing in storage. becoming sweet with rich ...

Langley Pippin
Langley Pippin
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is white, soft. Juicy. subacid. Somewhat aromatic and a hint of raspberry flavour. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Synonyms: Brook’s Seedling, Brooks’ Seedling, Salisbury Silk

Laxton's Advance
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is pale green, finely textured and tender. Juicy, sweet and aromatic, with just a touch of tart

Synonyms: Advance, although this name is used by a variety developed in Canada in 1959.

Laxton’s Epicure
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Type: Eating

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, fine?grained and crisp. Juicy, sweet and aromatic.

Synonyms: Epicure, Epicurian, Laxton’s Epicurian

Laxton's Exquisite
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characteristics: Sweet and slightly aromatic. Aniseed.

Laxton's Favourite
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is white, coarse?grained and crisp, Juicy and sweet. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Laxton’s Fortune
Laxton’s Fortune
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: Firm, creamy white flesh, moderately firm. Crisp, coarse-grained, juicy and sweet. Hints of aniseed and banana. Be sure to let it ripen completely on the tree ...

Synonyms: Fortune (note that there is another cultivar named Fortune which is a cross ...

Laxton’s Pearmain
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, firm and crisp. Juicy, sweet, somewhat tart and quite aromatic, flavourful. Keeps four months in cold storage.

Synonyms: Bedford Pearmain

Laxton’s Pioneer
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characteristics: The flesh is white, fine textured, firm and crisp. Juicy, quite astringent with strawberry flavours. Keeps for two months in cold storage.

Synonyms: Pioneer, not to be confused with the Pioneer Mac.

Laxton’s Royalty
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is white with green tinges, especially next to the skin. Firm and hard. Juicy and somewhat sweet, quite aromatic. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Laxton’s Triumph
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is creamy white, fine grained and firm, Juicy, sweet?sharp and highly aromatic. keeps three months in cold storage.

Laxton’s Victory
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: fine?grained, crisp. Juicy, weet and aromatic flesh. Highly flavourful. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Leonie de Sonnaville
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish. Juicy, sweet and aromatic. Keeps for two months in cold storage.

Lucullus
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characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, soft. Sweet and aromatic.

Lynn’s Pippin
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is creamy white and crisp. Juicy and sweet, very flavourful and aromatic. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Malling Kent
Malling Kent
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: Flesh is light cream coloured. Firm and somewhat coarse-grained. Juicy and tangy, flavourful. Can be bitter, lacking flavour and acidic in poor growing ...

Synonyms: Kent, Malling. Sometimes called Flower of Kent, but this name actually refers to ...

Malling Suntan
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Type: Cider, Eating, Sauce

characteristics: Cream coloured flesh is coarse?grained, firm and crisp. Juicy sweet?sharp and aromatic. Tends to be tart if not left to mature adequately.

Martini
Martini
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is creamy white with tinges of green. Firm and crisp. Sweet and slightly sprightly, flavourful.

Meridian
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Type: Eating, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured. Extremely juicy, sweet and slightly tart and delicate in flavour. When allowed to fully ripen on the tree, it has a faint aroma ...

Merton Charm
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, fine grained, and tender. Juicy and sweet, aromatic. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Synonyms: Merton’s Charm

Merton Delight
Merton Delight
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, crisp and tender. Sweet and slightly tart, fruity. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Merton Joy
Merton Joy
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, coarse-grained, firm and crisp. Juice, sweet, slightly tart and aromatic. The flavour does not last more than a few days after harvest.

Merton Pippin
Merton Pippin
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured and crisp. Juicy, sweet-sharp.

Merton Reinette
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, Sweet and aromatic. Keeps two months in cold storage

Merton Russet
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is greenish, firm, crisp and tender. Moderately juicy and sweet with an acid drop flavour. The initial sharpness tends to mellow in storage. Keeps ...

Merton Worcester
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, fine grained, crisp. Juicy and sweet with a strawberry flavour. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Mimi
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, fine grained, soft. Sweet and sprightly, somewhat aromatic. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Obelisk
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characteristics: xxxxKeeps for four months in cold storage.

Synonyms: Crimson Spire, Crimsonspire, Flamenco

Orangenburg
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is ??????? crisp. Juicy, sweet and sprightly. Aromatic and flavourful, but tends to be rather bland when grown in cool climates. three months

Oranje de Sonnaville
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characteristics: The flesh is ??????? coarse grained. Sweet and aromatic. Keeps one month.

Owen Thomas
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is greenish white, soft. Juicy and sweet, slightly tart. Flavourful, but tends to fade after a few days. one month

Oxford Sunrise
Oxford Sunrise
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is creamy white, firm and crisp. Juicy and tart, savory.

Synonyms: Sunrise. Note that there are two cultivars that go by the name of Sunrise and ...

Paroquet
Paroquet
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characteristics: The flesh is yellow, tender, mild. Sweet with a pronounced raspberry flavour. four months

Synonyms: Paraquet, Parroquet

Pinova
Pinova
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: Flesh is cream coloured, firm and fine-grained. Juicy, sweet tart, spicy flavour. Under some conditions, it can become astringent. Brix 11.8 degrees.

Synonyms: Pioneer, Corail, Pinata, Piñata, Sonata

Pixie
Pixie
Type: Dessert, Eating

summary: Sometimes confused with the Pixie Crunch ( Co-op 33 ) which was created by Purdue University and is a Golden Delicious progeny.

Polly Prosser
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, coarse grained, firm. Juicy, sweet, aromatic and rich.

Synonyms: Polly, but note that this is also a synonym for Golden Ball, Polly Eades, Polly ...

President Boudewijn
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is greenish white, sweet, aromatic

Prince Charles
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, firm and crisp. Juicy, sweet and slightly tart and lightly aromatic.

Prins Bernhard
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is greenish white, fine?grained, firm. Juicy, sweet, aromatic and flavourful.

Synonyms: Prince Bernhard

Prinses Beatrix
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characteristics: The flesh is ???????????, fine?grained, firm and tough. Juicy and sweet, with an intense flavour.

Synonyms: Princess Beatrix, Beatrix

Prinses Irene
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characteristics: The flesh is greenish white, crisp. Sweet and aromatic.

Synonyms: Princess Irene, Irene

Prinses Margriet
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characteristics: The flesh is greenish, crisp. Tart and flavourful.

Synonyms: Princess Margriet, Princess Margret, Princess Margaret

Prinses Marijke
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characteristics: The flesh is ?????????????, fine grained, firm and tender. Sweet and aromatic.

Red Ingestrie
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Type: Eating

characteristics: The flesh is yellow, tender, juicy and brisk. Keeps two months in storage.

Rival
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Type: Cooking, Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is white and crisp. Juicy and sharp.

Rubens
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Type: Eating

characteristics: Flesh is cream coloured, fine-grained, firm. Sweet, soft and dry with a noticeable aroma of banana.

Synonyms: Dutch Ruben. Not to be confused with the Rubens CIVNI which is an Elstar x Gala cross.

Ruby
Ruby
Type: Dessert

summary: This is one of several apples developed by F.W. Thorrington of Hornchurch, Essex, during the early 1900s.

Synonyms: Thorrington Ruby, Thorrington

Saint Everard
Saint Everard
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, crisp. Juicy and sweet with a touch of tartness. Rich and aromatic.

Synonyms: St. Everard

Šampion
Šampion
Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is creamy white, Juicy and sweet. Brix 12.7.

Synonyms: Sampion, Shampion, Szampion, sometimes Champion. Sometimes mistakenly called ...

Scirose
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Type: Eating

characteristics: White, crisp flesh, fine?grained,firm and crisp with a noticable crunch. Sweet with a slight acidity and aromatic with distinct notes of pineapple. ...

Synonyms: Marketed as Pacific Rose, also Pacific Red. Sometimes also refered to as Scired, ...

South Park
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characteristics: The flesh is greenish, crisp. Somewhat sharp and very aromatic.

Stowell Cox
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characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured. Very juicy and sweet with honeyed flavours.

Synonyms: Stowell

Sunburn
Type: Dessert

summary: This is one of several apples developed by F.W. Thorrington of Hornchurch, Essex, during the early 1900s.

Synonyms: Thorrington Sunburn

Sunset
Type: Eating

characteristics: The cream coloured flesh is fine?grained, crisp, firm, somewhat juicy with a distinct fragrance and sharpness. Ver similar in flavour to the CoxÕs Orange ...

Suntan
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characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, Juicy and sweet? sharp, aromatic and flavourful.

Synonyms: Malling Suntan

Tydeman’s Late Orange
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Type: Eating

characteristics: The flesh is creamy yellow, crisp, firm and juicy. Sweet and somewhat sharp with the rich flavours and aroma of Cox s Orange Pippin. The sharpness tends to ...

Synonyms: Tydeman, Tydeman Orange, Tydeman's Late Cox

Wardington Seedling
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured, fine?grained, tender, Sweet and mildly aromatic.,

William Crump
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, fine-grained, crisp and firm. Juicy, sweet with a pineapple tartness. Nutty flavour.

Winston
Winston
Type: Eating, Juice

characteristics: The flesh is creamy? white, fine grained and firm. Juicy and sweet?sharp. Aromatic, with nutty flavour.

Synonyms: Originally introduced as Winter King, but later renamed to Winston. Also known ...

Winter Gem
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Type: Dessert

characteristics: The flesh is yellowish. Crisp, juicy flavourful.

Winter Wonder
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Type: Eating

characteristics: The flesh is creamy colour, dense, crisp and fairly juicy. Fairly sharp in flavour.

Woolbrook Pippin
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characteristics: The flesh is white, firm, crisp and tender. Juicy, sweet, somewhat tart and aromatic.

Worcester Cross
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characteristics: The flesh is pale cream coloured, firm and crisp. Sweet and slightly tart. Fruity and aromatic.

Yellow Ingestrie
Yellow Ingestrie
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: The flesh is yellow, fine-grained, tender. Sweet-sharp, fruity.

Synonyms: Early Pippin, Early Yellow, Ingestrie, Little Golden Knob, Summer Golden Pippin, ...