Orcharding​

Roxbury Russet

Origin (Location)

New England, Northeast

Origin (Year)

1600

Season

Winter

Uses

Storage, Cooking, Fresh eating

Physical Characteristics

Russet

Color(s)

Russet, Green

Accession

Tower Hill Botanical Garden; Boylston, MA

Synonyms

Roxbury, Black Russet, Boston Russet, Roxbury Russeting, Warren Russeting, Belpre Russet, Marietta Russet, Putman's Russet, Shippen's Russet, Sylvan Russet

Name Status

Verified

Resembles

Golden Russet, Hunt Russet, russets of all sorts

DNA Test Results

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