[NAFEX] A Sprouting Apple?

tanis cuff tanistanis at hotmail.com
Mon Nov 4 15:12:18 EST 2002


Cool !  Others with the same experience !  One autumn I had some apples 
sprout their seeds before opening fruit.  I don't recall the cultivar, but 
the only thing I did different than any other time in my life was to store 
the bag of apples in a place at a fairly steady 45 to 50 degrees (f).

tc






>From: Thomas Olenio <tolenio at sentex.net>
>Reply-To: nafex at lists.ibiblio.org
>To: nafex at lists.ibiblio.org
>Subject: Re: [NAFEX] A Sprouting Apple?
>Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 13:55:41 -0500
>
>Hi,
>
>I have seen sprouted seeds in Granny Smith from Australia.  Same 
>neighborhood as your apple.
>
>Later,
>Tom
>
>LONGDISTSHTR wrote:
>
> > I picked up a few apples at the Piggly Wiggly the other day which
> > attracted me by their beauty.  They were marked as #4130 from New
> > Zealand, "Pink Lady".
> > It was good flavored and acceptable in texture but when I halved it
> > there were sprouts rather than seeds.
> > Any one had this experience with apples?  I can't imagine what kind of
> > conditions/treatment could cause this.  Any ideas?
> > Doc Lisenby
> > Zone 7/8
> >
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