AK Pioneer Fruit Growers Association

Yellow Jay

Known as a "winter" apple since it typically requires several frosts while on tree to ripen/ sweeten. Oxidizes quickly and stores only a few weeks. Pre-frost brix = 4 / Post-frost brix = 8.

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Origin: Alaska

Hardiness: Moderately Hardy

Size: Medium

Color: Yellow

Taste: Tart,

Uses: Cooking, Dessert,

Ripens: Mid-Late

Rating: 7