|Discovered||1956 New Brunswick, New Jersey|
|Parentage||(Melba x [Wealthy x Starr]) x (Red Rome x Melba)|
Jersey Mac has a tough, dark red skin. It is noted for its sweet strawberry-like flavor and bright white flesh. Jersey Macs are ready for picking in early September.
Jersey Mac originated in 1956 at Rutgers University's College of Agriculture in New Brunswick, New Jersey.