Jefferis

Sweet Tart
Description

Jefferis is a yellow apple with red blush and prominent lenticels. Its white flesh is soft-firm and moderately juicy. It has outstanding sweet-tart flavor, but ripens unevenly and grows too small to be a commercial success.

Discovered: 1848 Pennslyvania

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History

Jefferis is a rare Pennsylvania apple from 1848.