St. Lawrence

Accession

Sandy River Orchard; Mercer, ME [Somerset County]

Synonyms

Corse’s St. Lawrence, Fall St. Lawrence, Hogg’s Seedling, Montreal, Saint Lawrence, St. Lawrence Fall, St. Laurent, St. Laurence, York and Lancaster

Origin

Montreal, Ontario, Canada; before 1800

Season

Fall

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert

Distinctive Features

pale to bright yellow skin with striking bright red stripes

Resembles

Red St. Lawrence, Magog Redstreak, Duchess, Aunt Penelope Winslow, Shiawassee, Sonderskov

Status of Name

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DNA Information

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