Orcharding​

Cherryfield

Origin (Location)

Midwest, New England, Northeast, Maine

Origin (Year)

1850

Season

Fall, Winter

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking, Sauce, Pies

Physical Characteristics

Stripes, Dots, Conic

Color(s)

Red, Pink

Accession

Cherryfield, Washington County

Synonyms

Collins, Benton Red, Salome, Zusoff

Name Status

Verified

Resembles

Milden, Shiawassee | Cherryfield (Collins) and Benton Red were recently found to be identical, and genetic matches to Salome | Photos by John Bunker, Abbey Verrier & Laura Sieger

DNA Test Results

Cherryfield/ Salome/ Benton Red
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