Alaska Pioneer Fruit Growers Association

EDIBLE TREE FRUITS PRODUCED IN ALASKA

October 29, 1992

APPLES/CRABAPPLES

(88 varieties)

 

Top Quality Apples

(Overall Quality Rated as 9.0 to 10.0 on a Scale of 1-10, With 10 Being Best)

 

Boyer Mystery Apple (A), Carroll (FV), Mantet (AV), Noran (A), Norda (AFV), Norland (AFV), Oriole (AV), Parkland (highest rating at 9.5/AV), State Fair (AV), Viking (A).

 

High Quality Apples

 

(Overall Quality Rated as 8.0 to 8, 9 on a Scale of 1-10, With 10 Being Best)

 

Centennial (F), Geneva Early (AV), Gertrude (F), Hazen (A), Jacques (crab, AF), Norcue (A), Norson (A), Northland (A), Patterson (FV), Red Dolphin (F?V?), Renown (F),. Rescue (apple-crab/AV), Summerred (AV), Vista Bella (A), Westland (A).

 

Good Quality Apples

 

(Overall Quality Rated as 7.0 to 7.9 on a Scale of 1-10, With 10 Being Best)

 

Adam (crab/V?), Adanac (V?), Almata (A), Anderson (V?), Annis (rootstock/A), Anoka (V?), Antonovka (rootstock/AFV), Baccata (limited compatibility rootstock/AV), Battleford (AF?), Beacon (A), Beautiful Arcade (rootstock/A), Borowinka (rootstock/A), Brookland (F), Chestnut Crab (apple-crab/AFH), Chinese Golden Early (throughout Southcentral), Clatt’s Keeper (A), Columbia (rootstock/A), Dawn (F), Discovery (F?), Dolgo (crab/A), Early McIntosh (H), Esther Red (A), Gala (A), Golden Transparent (A), Goodland (F), Greening (AHp), Heyer 12 (AFV), Heyer 20 (F), Hickel Unknown (crab/A), Jerseymac (A), Jonagold (A-ripe for cooking only), Kerr (apple-crab/ADF), Liveland Raspberry (F), Lodi (AF), Lowland Raspberry (F), McLean (F), New York 394 (V), Noret (A), Norhey (A), Northern Spy (H), Novosibirski Sweet (A), Osborn (crab/A), Osman (crab/AF), Prunefolia (rootstock/A), Ranetka (rootstock/AFV), Red Duchess (A), Red Siberian (crab/V), Red Splendor (rootstock/A), Red Sumbo (F), Rhoda Mantet (A), Sweet Sixteen (V), Sylvia (crab/V), Tetofsky (A), Trailman (apple- crab/?), Waxen (H), Wealthy (F–ripe for cooking only), Wein (crab/rootstock/AV), Wellington (H), Whitney (crab/A), Winter Banana (H), Yellow Jay (V), Yellow Transparent (throughout Southcentral), Yorkshire Greening (A).

 

APRICOTS

(2 varieties)

 

Manchu (Hp), Manchurian (AV).

 

CHERRIES

(15 varieties)

 

Amour Chokecherry (rootstock,/?), Baird Bing (A), Baird Unknown (A), Birdcherry (V), GM-61 (rootstock/A), Hansen Bush Cherry (AF), Hanshew Unknown (A), Homer Sweet (Ho), Mesabi (A), Meteor (AV), Montmorency (A), Nanking (A), Northstar (A), Pin (A), Salmo (A).

 

CHERRY PLUMS

(5 varieties)

 

Manor (F), Opata (F). Red Diamond (A), Sapa (F), Sapalta (A).

 

HAWTHORNS

(2 varieties)

 

Columbia (A), Fleshy (F).

 

PEARS

(3 varieties)

 

Parker (F), Patten (A), Summercrisp (A).

 

PLUMS

(4 varieties)

 

Manchurian (rootstock/V), Opal (V), Sepa (A-cooking only), Stanley (H).

 

Legend:

A:     Anchorage                      Ho:   Homer

D:     Delta Junction                Hp:   Hope

F:      Fairbanks                        V:     Mat-Su Valley

H:     Haines