They are seasonal so i have to keep my eye out for them. According to orange pippin it is an attractive new late season high quality dessert apple a hybrid between gala and splendour apples mostly resembling.
Dwarf trees can be kept to 15m while more vigorous trees can grow to 5 6m.
Where can i find pacific rose apples. Pacific rose apples have thin rose pink skin with yellow on top. Pacific rose apples on a tree in brewster washington. The ultimate size of the tree depends on the rootstock the variety is grafted onto the site pruning and training of the tree.
This year they must have had a bad crop due to weather and the pacific rose apples looked horrible. Now grown in both new zealand and washington state pacific rose thrives in the rich fertile soil of the pacific northwest and is delighting apple lovers everywhere. In most residential areas apples will often be pollinated by bees from nearby apple and crabapple trees.
Pacific rose is a trademark that can be used for the sciros cultivar of domesticated apple. Its sweet its crisp its juicy and it has thin skin that wont force you to floss after every bite. Some varieties are self fertile.
The trademark is administered by enza 1 the new zealand apple and pear marketing board. Visually it mostly resembles splendor. The rose apple is native to the east indies and malaya and is cultivated and naturalized in many parts of india southeast asia and the pacific islands.
It was introduced into jamaica in 1762 and became well distributed in the west indies and at low elevations from southern mexico to peru. Hidden rose apples september 28 2014 by eric samuelson 2 comments if you are someone that only buys their apples in a supermarket there is an apple secret out there that you may have missed out on. I purchased the pacific rose apples at our local walmart in escanaba michigan a couple of yrs ago.
Pacific rose is everything i want in an apple. It is primarily an apple for eating fresh. Your first delivery is free.
Pacific rose is a high quality dessert apple derived from gala and splendor which has become available in supermarkets from around 2005. Inside the crisp white flesh is sweet and resists browning. This is the sweetest apple ever very crisp.
Buy organic pacific rose apple online and have it delivered to your door in as fast as 1 hour. Pacific rose apples are available from washington state november through april and from new zealand late may through october. One of the best apples ever.