'Akane'

Description:

The Akane apple is an early season apple with round to conical medium-sized fruit. It has a green-yellow skin covered with a bright red color.  Its flesh is dense, firm, and white with a good balance of sweet and sharp flavours. Akane was developed in Japan in the 1930s as a cross of the English early variety Worcester Pearmain and American heritage apple variety Jonathan.
Akane has moderately good disease resistance. 


Uses:

Akane is good eaten fresh and can also be used for baking or juicing.

 

Harvest: 

Early, late August to mid September


Pollinators:

Ginger Gold, Gala, Honeycrisp, Fuji.  

White flowering crabapples are also a good pollinator fo this variety.

For other varieties that will pollinate this variety we recommmend this 'Pollination Checker' from out friends at Orange Pippin Trees in the UK. 

 

'Akane'

C$35.00Price