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Honeygold

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Description

Zone: 3 – 7
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: First half of October
Fertility: Needs a pollinator
Skin Colour: Golden to yellow-green with bronze blush
Flesh: Creamy yellow
Flavour: Sweet but blander than Golden Delicious
Usage: Pleasant fresh eating. Good for desserts and applesauce.
Storage: Just three to four weeks
Notes: Hardier than Golden Delicious. Moderate resistance to apple scab yet susceptible to fire blight.