Jersey Mac

Tart
Discovered 1956 New Brunswick, New Jersey
Parentage (Melba x [Wealthy x Starr]) x (Red Rome x Melba)
Harvest Early Season
DESCRIPTION

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.

HISTORY

Jersey Mac originated in 1956 at Rutgers University's College of Agriculture in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

This apple is grown at 19 New England orchards