Moore’s Late Sweet

Accession

Nick Botner Colletion; Yoncalla, OR

Synonyms

Moore's Sweet, Moore's Sweeting, Moore's Late Sweet, Moore's Winter Sweet, Moore's Sweet Pippin, Black Sweet, Josie Moore, Kelly's Sweet, Polhemus, Red Sweet Pippin, Red Winter Sweet

Origin

Concord, Massachusetts; early 1800s

Season

Winter

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking, Livestock feed, Cider, Molasses

Distinctive Features

round to oblate, rough purplish red skin, almost no depth to basin, sometimes slightly crowned

Resembles

Red Baron, Sweet Red, Pumpkin Sweet of Orland, “Lavalle”, King David

Status of Name

Not Verified

DNA Information

Not yet tested
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