Duchess of Oldenburg

Accession

Geveva, NY (USDA)

Synonyms

Baroveski, Barowiski, Vorovitsky, Borowicki, Borowitski, Borowitsky, Charlamowiski, Charlamowski d'Automne, Charlamowskircher Nalleoid, Charlamowsky, Duchess, Duchesse d'Oldenbourg, Dutchess

Origin

Russia; before 1700

Season

Early fall

Uses

Cooking

Distinctive Features

medium sized, round, abundant narrow red stripes over yellowy pink skin

Resembles

Nutting Bumpus, New Brunswicker, Dudley Winter, Gravenstein, Captain Zero, Charlamoff, Striped Harvey

Status of Name

Verified Visually by Experts and DNA confirmed

DNA Information

Tested 2019; confirmed correct; identical to Borovitsky, Nutting Bumpus & New Brunswicker
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