Honeycrisp is an exceptional variety developed from a cross of Macoun and Honeygold at the University of Minnesota in 1991. This crisp, juicy, sweet apple has a luxurious flavor and has consistently ranked as one of the highest quality apples in the University of Minnesota sensory evaluations. The skin is richly coral-colored with a yellow background. Honeycrisp averages over three inches in size and stores well. Outstanding winter hardiness gives Honeycrisp excellent potential for northern growing areas.
- Fruit Trees
- Nut Trees
- Brief Views
Rich coral over yellow. Large fruit is crisp, juicy and sweet with luxurious flavor - and highly popular. Very winter hardy.
- Estimated Chilling Requirement
Pollenizer recommended for maximum productivity.
- Harvest Season within fruit type
- Harvest Dates
August 3 to August 18(approximate for Fresno, CA area)
- Fruit Size
Average diameter Over 3 in.
- U.S. Plant Patent No. 7197. (Expired)