Red Duchess x Red Delicious; University of Minnesota, introduced 1963. Harvest: October; Season: October - December. Description: Medium size fruit. Bright red over yellow. Very pleasing flavor and texture. Honeyed, plenty of acidity, crisp, crackling, juicy flesh. Cooked keeps shape, light flavor, sweet, fruity. Delicately flavored. Fruits store into the winter. Tree Characteristics: Tree is vigorous, bears young, sets good crops. RESISTANT TO CEDAR APPLE RUST. Susceptible to fire blight and scab. Good, but not excellent, winter hardiness. Pre-harvest drop is a problem.

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