Lodi Apples

Picking Apples in Orchard

Lodi:  “Applesauce Queen” Lodi are the first apple of the season. Used almost solely for applesauce, Lodi is an improvement on it’s parent variety: Yellow Transparent. A thick yellow skin covers this tart apple. Makes the very best apple sauce due to its ability to cook down very quickly. Lodi are available in the store […]

Early Blaze Apples

Early Blaze Apples

Early Blaze: “Early Jonathan” We like to call the Early Blaze the “early Jonathan”. This summer apple is a cross between Jonathan and Grimes Golden, these semi-tart apples are crisp with just the right mixture of sweetness and zip for fresh off the tree eating. Smooth striped skin is cherry red and very attractive. It […]

Paula Red Apples

Paula Red Apples

Paula Red: “Early Cortland” A red/green apple that matures in summer, Paula Red has beautiful solid red blush color far ahead of other apples. Flavor is tart, light to creamy flesh and is equally food for eating, sauces, juice or pies. Approximate Date Available:   Aug 15 Approximate Availability:  Three Weeks   Uses:  Eating, Sauce, […]

Gala Apples

Gala Apple

Gala: “Early Sweet Eating” Gala is a one of the favorite summer apples. It’s one of the first apples in the season and has a beautiful color and sweet taste. It is a strikingly attractive apple. The bright yellow skin is finely stippled with red, as if airbrushed, and the result is a near-neon intensity. […]

Jonalicious Apples

Jonalicious: “Jonathan/Red Delicious Mix” The perfect combination of sugar and spice taste of Red Delicious and the tart freshness of Jonathan is yours with Jonalicious. A crisp texture makes it ideal for desserts, cooking or fresh eating. Its fruit is bright red with yellow under color and it keeps extremely well. Approximate Date Available:   […]

Grimes Golden Apples

Grimes Golden

Grimes Golden: “Antique Favorite” This antique apple was discovered by Thomas Grimes growing in West Virginia in the early 1800s. Many believe the first Golden Delicious strain came from this apple. Grimes are a smaller yellow apple with a tart but tangy flavor. We only currently have about three Grimes Golden trees, so please call […]

Red Delicious Apples

red delicious

Red Delicious: “The Handsome Apple” Red Delicious with their unmatched shape and beauty have become the North American symbol of the apple. The commercial apple industry has heavily marketed this variety due to its look and shape. The thick skinned fruit has a yellow flesh that is sweet in flavor. Although many find Red Delicious […]

Jonagold Apples

Jonagold: “Jonathan/Golden Delicious Mix” Jonagold is a cross between Jonathan and Golden Delicious. It has an orange-red blush over a yellow background. It is a crisp and juicy apple with an excellent sweet tart flavor. It is an excellent all purpose apple. Their crisp juicy flesh and tender skin is great fresh or in salads. […]

Suncrisp Apples

Suncrisp: “Sweet-Tart Favorite” The Suncrisp was developed at Rutgers University in New Jersey and released in 1994. Suncrisp apples are medium in size, with a yellow background overlaid with and orange-red blush. The juicy flesh resists browning when cut open. The flavor is fairly intense, sweet with a little tartness. Some have noted pineapple and […]