SunCrisp is a Golden Delicious x Cox Orange Pippin cross from the New Jersey Apple Breeding Program. Commonly rated very highly by taste panels.
The fruit color is golden with an reddish-orange blush. Fruit is sweet, mildly subacid, crisp and juicy.
This apple matures approximately one week after Golden Delicious, and typically stores up to six months. The tree has medium vigor with an upright growth habit. Thinning decreases the tendency toward biennial bearing. Site selection is critical as this variety is prone to russet. Good resistance to apple scab, susceptible to fireblight.
SunCrisp® is a registered trademark of Rutgers University. A royalty of $1.50 is added to the base price of this tree.