Accession Name:

Accession Number:

Columbia x Wealthy

Released by:
Dr. C.F. Patterson, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK


Fruit about 4cm, bright red. Early. The coarse flesh browns easily. Acid flavor. Fair quality. Good yield. H1.
-Edible Apples in Prairie Canada

Early Sept. bright glossy red, broadly conical u pto 21/2" in diameter under field conditions without irrigation at Saskatoon. Very mildly sub-acid and with a pleasing flavour and a fair keeper.
-University of Saskatchewan Fruit Introductions, Patterson, 1960

Maximum size 1 3/4 inches but full bright red and attractive. Medium to high acid, coarse flesh that browns quickly. A large crabapple type.
-The Gardeners Bulletin, Nelson, 1964

Prairie Fruit Genebank