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Apple
Malus x domestica 'Lewis #1'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Malus (MAY-lus) (Info)
Species: x domestica (doh-MESS-tik-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Lewis #1
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On Jun 24, 2007, amandaemily from Gulf Coast
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Notes from USDA GRIN

Fruit: size medium, 65-80 mm; skin 10-70% red, dull splashed stripes; shape round-oblate; flesh soft, nearly white; flavor subacid; eating quality poor to fair; harvest season very early, early August, 8 wks before Delicious, ripens unevenly; no commercial usefulness, tree: productive; annual cropping; fruits drop before ripen. Very early, worthless.

Developed in: New York, United States