Howgate Wonder is a large, sweet, and juicy apple, best for cooking. It has a brownish-red color over green skin that becomes slightly greasy in storage. The film is harmless and helps the apple retain moisture. Howgate Wonder is a late season apple that stores well.
Discovered: 1915 England
Parentage: Blenheim Orange x Newton Wonder
Howgate Wonder is a 1915 cross of the English heirlooms Blenheim Orange (1740) and Newton Wonder (1870s).