Jonamac

Sweet & Tart
Discovered 1944 Geneva, New York
Parentage Jonathan x McIntosh
Harvest Early Season
DESCRIPTION

Jonamac is a red Mac-like apple with a thin but chewy skin and a firm and crisp flesh. Its flavor is similar to McIntosh in its spicy tartness. Harvest runs a little earlier in September than Macs, and they do not keep very long.

HISTORY

Jonamacs are a cross between Jonathan and McIntosh. They are a new (1972) apple from New York State Agricultural Experiment Station.

This apple is grown at 4 New England orchards