Pitmaston Pineapple

Sweet & Tart
Discovered 1780s Pitmaston, England
Parentage Unknown
Harvest Midseason
DESCRIPTION

Pitmaston Pineapple is a small juicy apple that is good for both fresh eating and for cider making. It is golden yellow, russeted, and conical in shape. Its flavor is sweet with a slight pineapple taste that gives it its name. They are ready for harvest in mid-late September and store fairly well.

HISTORY

Pitmaston Pineapple originated in the town of Pitsmaston, near Worcester, England in the late 1700s. Its parentage includes Golden Pippin.