Scott’s Winter

Accession

Sandy River Orchard; Mercer, ME [Somerset County]

Synonyms

Scott Winter, Scott's Red Winter, Wilcox's Winter

Origin

Newport, Vermont; about 1857

Season

Winter

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking

Distinctive Features

medium-small, rich yellow skin washed with red, russet netting, greenish russet cavity, raspberry-like flavor

Resembles

Spice Sweet, Wealthy, Red Gravenstein, Arctic, Doctor, Starkey

Status of Name

Verified by Old Timer and Visually by Experts

DNA Information

Not yet tested