Ribston Pippin

Tart
Discovered Early 1700s Yorkshire, England
Parentage Unknown
Harvest Midseason
DESCRIPTION

Ribston Pippin is an average-sized, orange-brown apple, ripening to a bright crimson and yellow color. It has a very strong flavor making it an excellent dessert and cider apple.

HISTORY

This apple was first grown in 1707 in the United Kingdom and was popular by the 1800s when it was first shipped to America.