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  • From: Tom Olenio <>
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  • Subject: Re: [nafex] Keepsake: Day length sensitive?
  • Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2000 10:59:51 -0400

Naomi Ann Counides wrote:

> > By-the-way, Keepsake is an excellent apple when fully ripe. I had been
> > eating it half-ripe for many years. The half-ripe Keepsake had a grassy
> > aftertaste. I was not impressed until we had an exceptionally warm
> > year. That year, the Keepsake were as good as the Sweet 16.


I was just speaking with a nursery and they placed Keepsake along with Canada
Reinette, Belle de Boskoop, and Nova Spy. The woman indicated that Keepsake
best a month after picking.

Thomas Olenio
Ontario, Canada
Hardiness Zone 6a

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