Hubbardston Nonesuch

Accession

Tower Hill Botanic Garden; Boylston, MA & Harpswell, ME

Synonyms

Hubbardston Nonsuch, Nonsuch, Hubbardston, Hubbardson, Red Luxury, American Blush, Clawson, Corner Apple, Farmer's Profit, Jim Apple, John May, Old Town Pippin, Orleans, Red Winter Nonsuch, Sutton, Van Fleet

Origin

Hubbardston, Massachusetts; 1832

Season

Mid- late fall

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking, Drying

Distinctive Features

large, orange-red skin with rough russet dots and flecks, concentrated around basin, deep cavity

Resembles

Baldwin, Ribston Pippin, Ben Davis, Benoni, Cooper Market, Esopus Spitzenburg

Status of Name

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