Early Joe

Sweet & Tart
Discovered Early 1840s East Bloomfield, New York
Parentage
Harvest Early Season
DESCRIPTION

Early Joe is a small, early season apple with red stripes. It has excellent flavor, but much of its fruit is misshapen or too small.

HISTORY

Like Northern Spy, Early Joe originated in the Salisbury, Connecticut, orchard of Heman Chapin. He eventually released them commercially in East Bloomfield, New York.