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Fruit tree comparisons



Apple tree
Newtown Pippin

In use since the 18th century, Newtown Pippin is a versatile American apple with a good aromatic flavor.
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Using


Apple tree
Newtown Pippin
Picking seasonLate
UsesEating fresh
Culinary
Juice
Hard cider
Traditional cooker
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)3 months or more
Flavor style (apples)Aromatic
Cooking resultTextured puree
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
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Growing


Apple tree
Newtown Pippin
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourVigorous
PrecocitySlow to start bearing
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
Fruit bearingPartial tip-bearer
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Disease resistance


Apple tree
Newtown Pippin
General resistanceAverage
CankerSome susceptibility
ScabSome susceptibility
MildewSome susceptibility
FireblightSome susceptibility
Bitter pitSome susceptibility
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Climate


Apple tree
Newtown Pippin
Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Chill requirementLow-chill
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Identification


Apple tree
Newtown Pippin
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1750 - 1799
AwardsSlow Food - Ark of Taste
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