Gravenstein

Accession

Palermo, Waldo County

Synonyms

Blumen-Calvill, Calville de Gravenstein, Calville Grafensteiner, Diel's Sommerkonig, Early Congress, Grafen-Apfel, Grafensteiner, Grave Slige, Grave Slije, Gravensteiner, Ohio Nonpareil, Paradies Apfel, Pomme Grafenstein, Prinzessin-Apfel, Ripp Apfel, Sabine, Sabine of the Flemings, Strohmer, Stromling, Tom Harryman

Origin

Europe; before 1600

Season

Late summer- early fall

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking, Pies

Distinctive Features

oblate and irregular shape, yellow with orange and red stripes

Resembles

Red Astrachan, Duchess of Oldenburg, Wealthy

Status of Name

Verified Visually by Experts

DNA Information

Assumed to be correct; not tested
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