|Neutral ||amandaemily ||On Jun 24, 2007, amandaemily from Colville, WA (Zone 5b) wrote:
Held by the USDA at Geneva
Notes from GRIN
Fruit: size large, W70 x L70 mm; shape intermediate to tall, truncate-conic, convex to straight, ribbed on the body and at the calyx basin, skin green to golden occasionally blushed brown. Flesh: firm, coarse, crisp, white. Flavor: subacid, slightly sweet. Good dessert and processing apple. Applesauce award winner. Tree: reliable, annual, early producer, large spreading, vigorous. Resists powdery mildew, susceptible to scab and blister spot. Triploid.
Developed in: Aomori, Japan
Crossed 1930, first fruit 1937, named and published 1948, patented 9/14/49, commercial synonym published June 1968. Golden Delicious x Indo.
|Neutral ||Big_Red ||On Dec 31, 2005, Big_Red from Bethelridge, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:
"Parentage / Origin: Golden Delicious x Indo; Japan 1930
Harvest / Season: Harvest: late October, Season: October - February
Description: Good eating apple, first class cider and sauce. Green fruit ripens yellow.
Tree Characteristics: Large vigorous tree. Triploid"