Summer Rose

Accession

Nick Botner Colletion; Yoncalla, OR

Synonyms

Early Rose, Early Woolman, French Reinette, Glass Apple, Harvest Apple, Lippincott, Lippincott’s Early, Lodge’s Early, Noble, Wolman’s Harvest, Woolman’s Early, Woolman’s Striped Harvest

Origin

Gloucester County, New Jersey; before 1863

Season

Late-Summer

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking

Distinctive Features

smooth, waxy, very pale yellow skin, striped and blotched with bright red on the sunny side

Resembles

Duchess, Fameuse, Wealthy

Status of Name

Not Verified

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