Early Strawberry

Sweet Tart
Description

Early Strawberry (Red Juneating, American Red Juneating) is a bright red, early-season apple with occasional yellow streaking. It is good for both fresh eating and for cooking. Its juicy, cream-colored flesh is lightly tart and spicy, and it stores well.

Discovered: 1800s New York

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Harvest: Early Season

History

Early Strawberry is believed to have originated in New York State around 1800. The trees are biennial bearers and the apples are often small and misshapen.