Shiawassee

Accession

Nick Botner Colletion; Yoncalla, OR

Synonyms

Shiawassa, Shiawassee Beauty, Michigan Beauty, Missoula, Nonsuch (local name)

Origin

Michigan; about 1850

Season

Fall-Winter

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Livestock feed, Cider, Molasses

Distinctive Features

oblate, pale yellow skin covered with red blush and darker crimson stripes, deep cavity and basin

Resembles

Milden, Fameuse

Status of Name

Not Verified

DNA Information

Not yet tested