//Braeburn

Braeburn

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Description

Zone: 6 – 7
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: End of October
Fertility: Needs a pollinator
Skin Colour: Yellow-green base with reddish orange blush
Flesh: Creamy yellow. Juicy, crisp, and somewhat coarse.
Flavour: Mildly, sweet. Sub-acid. Aromatic.
Usage: Excellent for fresh eating, desserts, and juice
Storage: Four to five months
Notes: Too much nitrogen and a hot climate can result in bitter pit. Susceptible to brown heart, fire blight, powdery mildew, apple scab, and sunburn. Requires thinning.