Skip to main content.

Copyright Information

You may use and re-use the information featured on this website (not including logos) free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government Licence.

Scarlet Staymared

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

An earlier colouring sport of Stayman's Winesap. Originated in 1930 with J.H.Dickey in Wenatchee, Washington, USA. Introduced in 1936. Fruits have firm, yellowish white flesh with a subacid, slightly sweet flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Sport of Stayman's Winesap

Accession No.
1952 - 041


Accession name
Scarlet Staymared
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
medium 1
Oblong 1
very weak 1
medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1

1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register