[Homestead] "Old" apple trees - How to identify?
mmcharry at gmail.com
Wed Apr 9 23:03:58 EDT 2008
On Wed, Apr 9, 2008 at 9:49 PM, Roy Morgan <k1lky at earthlink.net> wrote:
> How do we figure out if they are desirable old varieties? Maybe
> there's someone around here we could invite to come see them who
> knows all about old types of apples.
Uh, well, if they're still producing fruit, you could taste it.
Seriously, many old varieties have been revived from cuttings frrom
old, old trees with fruit that tastes good.
I don't know if the seed from the fruit breeds true, but I suspect it does.
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