Mid to Late August
~An all-encompassing delight~
Red Royal Honeycrisp has improved storage and more red coloring than a typical Honeycrisp while maintaining the unique flavor and textures that makes this apple highly sought after. Honeycrisp is rated one of the highest in sensory evaluations – this fruit has it all! Use Fuji or Gala as pollenizer.
Late August – Early September
~Refreshing with floral notes~
Unlike other apples, less sugar needed when cooking as they are naturally sweet. Low acid levels make them slow to brown/oxidize – perfect for slicing in the morning and enjoying at lunchtime. Keep well in the refrigerator. Use Honeycrisp and Gala as pollinator.
Oval-shaped fruit, slightly larger than Bing with similar firmness and good flavor for an early cherry. Mahogany skin has a bright lustre. Early harvest and moderately tolerant to rain cracking. Self-fertile.
Large to medium fruit with excellent quality, yellow-white flesh, and a sweet juicy flavor. Skin is brown to golden-brown russet. Tree is moderately vigorous to a medium size. A heavy bearer that shows some fireblight resistance. Storage life is 3 to 4 months.