Sweet Tart

Cameo, also known as American Cameo, is a relatively new apple variety with red striping on a buttery yellow skin. It is a sweet, crunchy apple with a thin and tender peel.

Discovered: 1987 Washington

Parentage: Unknown

Harvest: Late Season


Cameo was developed from a chance seedling in Washington state. Thought to be a cross between Red and Golden Delicious, it was introduced in 1998.