Granny Smith

Origin Chance seedling in Granny Smith’s backyard at Eastwood, NSW, Australia, prior to 1868 when fruiting.
Tree Vigorous, upright.
Disease status Susceptible to mildew.
Chilling requirement Medium high.
Blossom and pollination Mid season.
Delicious, Jonathan.
Fruit shape Large tall conical.
Skin and flesh Green; at late harvest will be yellow and greasy.
Crisp, juicy and sweet flesh; excellent flavour.
Harvest and yield Mid April to May.
Heavy yield; bears on one-year wood.
Storage Long, susceptible to scald.
AppearanceGranny smith apples

This information forms part of Agfact H4.1.12 Apple varieties.