New York (the “Big Apple!”), early 1800s
Open-pollinated Esopus Spitzenburg
When We Harvest
King Phillip, New Spitzenburg, Phillip Rick, Ulster Seedling
Medium-sized with thin, tough skin. The yellow background is almost completely blushed and striped bright red.
Jonathan’s are known to be amazing desert apples. They’re tart for regular eating, but in pies or juices, a Jonathan is an amazing choice!