|Origin||Starking Delicious × PRI 610-2, sown Lafayette, Indiana 1962; second selection released 1972, PRI (Universities of Purdue, Rutgers and Illinois Co-operative scab resistant breeding program), USA. Patent by Flemings.|
|Tree||Moderate vigour, spreading.|
|Disease status||Scab resistant, good tolerance to fireblight and mildew.|
|Chilling requirement||Probably high.|
|Blossom and pollination||
Prima, Cripps Pink, Cripps Red.
|Fruit shape||Medium small, flat, long stalk in a wide shallow basin; partly closed eye in shallow wide-ribbed basin; pointed calyx sticking up.|
|Skin and flesh||
Deep crimson, 90–100%, slight stripe with bloom.|
Creamy flesh; crisp, juicy, sweet; not much flavour.
|Harvest and yield||Mid March, about a week before Delicious.|
|Storage||Medium, 2–3 months (US data)|
This information forms part of Agfact H4.1.12 Apple varieties.