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Apple 'Spartan' (Malus pumila)

A popular variety prized for its abundance of small apples and unique flavor. The fruits are delicately sweet with a light tartness that combine to create a wine-like flavor. Crisp texture is outstanding for eating fresh. Generally good disease resistance. To insure good yields a…

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Apple 'Stayman' (Malus pumila)

Heirloom variety first introduced in 1866 and still popular in many orchards. Prized for its abundance of medium-sized fruits. The apples are incredibly crisp and fragrant with a sweetly tart, wine-like flavor. A late-season variety that is good for cooking or juice. To insure good…

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Apple 'Summerred' (Malus pumila)

An excellent tree for Northern climates where the milder summers allow a longer ripening season. Produces an abundant harvest of early-season, medium-large red apples with firm texture and sweet flavor.

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Apple 'Sweet Sixteen' (Malus pumila)

A dependable, cold-hardy variety developed by researchers at the University of Minnesota. Produces sweet, delicious medium-sized apples mid-season. To insure good yields a cross-pollinator should also be planted. A great selection for Northern climates!

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Apple 'Wealthy' (Malus pumila)

This is a variety that has stood the test of time. Sturdy, disease-resistant trees are prized for their outstanding fruit productivity, flavor, versatility and good storage life. The original seedling was found in Excelsior, Minnesota in the year 1860 and the variety has remained a…

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Apple 'Winesap' (Malus pumila)

Named for its spicy, wine-like flavor when eaten fresh, this well-known American variety is a heavy producer! The deciduous tree produces small, red-as-wine fruit that is moderately tart, sweet and juicy. A useful addition to the home orchard due to its crop reliability and keeping…

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Apple 'Wolf River' (Malus pumila)

An incredibly cold hardy variety originating from Wolf River, Wisconsin in the late 1800’s. Produces huge, sweet apples late in the season that are excellent for cooking. The fruits keep well in storage for up to two months. Trees have good resistance to a number of common apple…

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Apple 'Yellow Delicious' (Malus pumila)

In 1914, propagation rights were purchased for the 'Golden Delicious' apple tree in Clay County, West Virginia. Although a fence was erected to protect the investment, cuttings from this prized tree were stolen and later sold under the name 'Yellow Delicious'. Regardless of where it…

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Apple 'Yellow Newtown' (Malus pumila)

A true North American native, this apple was discovered and grown by the early British Colonists in Newtown, Long Island for export back to England. It was also grown in the orchards at Thomas Jefferson’s home in Monticello. Medium-sized apples have a mild, tart flavor that is…

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Apple 'Yellow Transparent' (Malus pumila)

This old, reliable, early-season variety has been popular since the 1800’s. Produces super-sweet medium to large apples. The fruits are thin-skinned with light crispy flesh. Great for eating fresh, drying, juice, sauce, or wine. To insure good yields a cross-pollinator should also…