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Valstar™ Elstar Apple
Malus domestica 'Lustre Elstar'
Valstar(TM) Apple on Semi-Dwarf (Geneva 890) root - Potted FFT Grade - Light Caliper
Valstar(TM) Apple on Semi-Standard (EMLA 111) root - Potted FFT Grade - Light Caliper
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Valstar™ is an improved red strain of Elstar, which is popular in Europe. The fruit ripens late in the summer and has excellent sweet-tart flavor. It is medium sized and keeps well. The fruit is mostly red striped over a golden background color.
Valstar™ is an improved red sport introduced from France of Elstar, which was bred in the Netherlands in 1955 and became a very popular in Europe, where sweet-tart apples are the norm.