Pomiferous

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Information on over 7,000 apples is available here, all carefully researched and provided in a way that is easy to navigate.

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Ligolina
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Type: dessert

Characteristics: The flesh is cream-coloured. Fine grained, firm and crunchy. Juicy and sweet-tart. Lightly aromatic.

Lille
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is greenish white, fine grained and firm. Sweet, brisk and fruity. Keeps four months in cold storage.

Lily Boxall
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is white, dry and soft. Quite sharp. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Lim n Mont s
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Type: cider

Origins: Spain

Limberland
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is yellowish. sweet. Does not keep well.

Other names: Limbelimb

Limbertwig
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is yellowish, crisp and chewy. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Other names: Common Limbertwig, Mountain Limbertwig, Old Limbertwig, Old?fashioned Limbertwig

Limelight
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Type: apple

Characteristics: Essentially an improved Greensleeves, this apple is crisp and juicy, with creamy white flesh, very much like the Discovery parent. Even the faint strawberry hi ...

Limon Montes
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Type: cider

Summary: A sharp apple used in the making of Asturian cider.

Limoncella
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is white, firm and tough. Very sweet. Pronounced lemon flavour. Keeps three months in cold storage.

Limore
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Type: apple
Lincoln Codlin
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is white, tender. Very juicy and somewhat brisk. Keeps well for two months in storage.

Lincoln Horn
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Type: apple
Lincolnshire Holland Pippin
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Type: culinary

Characteristics: The flesh is white and sprightly.

Other names: Striped Holland Pippin

Linda
Linda
Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is white, crisp and tender. Sweet, sprightly and aromatic.

Linda
Linda
Type: crabapple

Origins: Malus x arnoldiana Holland.

Linda Sweet
Type: apple

Origins: — Malinda x Sweet Russet,’ Dr. Neils E. Hansen, South Dakota Experiment Station, Brookings South Dakota, USA, introduced, 1922

Lindel
Lindel
Type: dual

Characteristics: Cream coloured flesh is firm, crisp and coarse-grained. Juicy, very sweet and slightly tart. Mildly aromatic.

Lingfield Forge
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Type: apple

Origins: Survives at Linglield Community Orchard thanks to grafting rescue

Linsenhofer
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is ???????????????????, Brix 11.0, acidity 13.1

Lipton
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Type: apple

Characteristics: The flesh is creamy white and soft. Moderately juicy and sweet with a hint of strawberry flavours. Keeps fo month in cold storage.

Liset
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Type: ornamental

Origins: USA

listed
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Type: apple

Characteristics: Yellowish white flesh, tender, crisp sweet and juicy with a distinct pear drop aroma with hints of vanilla. skin tends to be tough.

Other names: American Mother, Gardener’s, Mother of America, Queen, Queen Anne, Queen Mary. N ...

Listener
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Type: apple

Origins: North Devon (UK) Landkey & East Buckland

Listener
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Type: cider

Origins: North Devon UK

Other names: Listner

Little Benny
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Type: apple
Little Chief
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Type: apple
Little Herbert
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Type: apple

Origins: A glucestershire apple.

Little Limbertwig
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Type: apple
Little Rose Blush
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Type: apple
Little Troll
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Type: crabapple

Origins: USA