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Young America

Dessert apple

Malus

Originated in New York, U.S.A. Introduced in the 1800s. Fruits have an acid and astringent flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
small 2
Height
42.00mm 2
Width
46.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2

Accession No.
1954 - 090

  

Accession name
Young America
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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