Sweet Bough

Accession

USDA; Geneva, NY

Synonyms

August Sweet, August Sweeting, Bough, Bough Apple, Bough Early Sweet, Bough Sweet, Bow, Cane Mash, Donalds Early, Early Bough, Early French Reinette, Early Sweet, Early Sweet Bough, Early Sweetheart, July Bough, Large Bough, Large Early Bough, Large Early Yellow Bough, Large Sweet Bough, Large Yellow Bough, Niack Pippin, Pound’s July, Sweetbough, Sweet Harvest, Yellow bough,

Origin

Unknown; before 1806

Season

Summer

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Cooking, Sauce, Livestock feed

Distinctive Features

thick, tough, pale greenish-yellow skin, numerous small dots, deep cavity

Resembles

Orange Sweet/ Summer Sweeting

Status of Name

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DNA Information

Assumed to be correct; not tested