Blushing Golden

Discovered 1959 Cobden, Illinois
Parentage Jonathan x Golden Delicious
Harvest Late Season

Blushing Golden has a tough, light pinkish skin and a yellow, firm, and juicy flesh. It is prized, especially in the United States, for its honey-like flavor.


R. Griffith of Cobden, Illinois is credited for growing the first Blushing Golden by crossing Jonathan and Golden Delicious apples.

This apple is grown at 2 New England orchards