Grimes Golden

Accession

Palermo, ME [Waldo County]

Synonyms

Grimes, Grime's Golden Pippin

Origin

West Virginia; before 1804

Season

Late fall- early winter

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Storage, Sauce, Cider

Distinctive Features

truncate/ barrel shaped, golden yellow with russet dots, prominent crown on basin

Resembles

Tolman Sweet, Yellow Bellflower, Blake, Fairbanks, Golden Delicious, Green Sweet, Porter

Status of Name

Verified Visually by Experts

DNA Information

Assumed to be correct; not tested
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