Orcharding​

Black Gilliflower

Origin (Location)

Northeast

Origin (Year)

1790

Season

Fall

Uses

Cooking

Physical Characteristics

Conic, Scarf Skin, Sheepsnose

Color(s)

Red, Purple

Accession

Sandy River Orchard; Mercer, ME [Somerset County]

Synonyms

Black Sheepnose, Black Spitz, Cornish Gilliflower, Gilliflower, Gillyflower, Long Gilliflower, Red Gilliflower, Red Ladyfinger, Sheepnose, Sheepshead, Sweet Gilliflower

Name Status

Verified

Resembles

Arabskoe, Garden Sweet

DNA Test Results

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