Peter Gideon

Wealthy

Wealthy is a fragrant red heirloom variety with wide red striping. Its white flesh, sometimes stained with red, is sweet,…

Wealthy, hermits, and the 2016 New England apple crop

WEALTHY, like the late-season apple Northern Spy, is a variety that was first grown in another state with seeds from…

Time to get Wealthy (apples)

WEALTHY IS A MIDWESTERN HEIRLOOM with New England roots. In 1853, Peter Gideon moved to Minnesota and began¬†experimenting with apple…