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King of Tompkins County is a traditional cooking apple from New York state. The apples are very large in size, and have a good acidic flavor. They ripen in storage and become sweet enough to eat fresh.
King of Tompkins County is a vigorous tree, and generally easy to grow. However note it is a triploid variety so will not pollinate other apple trees.
Despite its north-eastern origins, King of Tompkins County is happy to grow in warm zones as well, including southern California.
Advice on fruit tree pollination.
King of Tompkins County was discovered in Tompkins County, New York state, in the late 18th / early 19th century. It it widely known at Tompkins King, or simply King apple.