Parentage/Origin: New York, 1790s. Harvest: October, Season: October-April. Description: One of the best late fall varieties for dessert, sauce, cider, juice and storage. Doesn't shrivel. Medium sized, glossy green, red flushed fruit. White flesh, very crisp, juicy and tender, resembles Northern Spy in taste. Tree Characteristics: Hardy, scab resistant tree bears well and heavily. Thinning necessary to produce large fruit.