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Pound Sweet Apple

Malus domestica 'Pound Sweet'
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Pound Sweet Apple on Dwarf (Bud 9) root - Potted FFT Grade - Light Caliper
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Pound Sweet Apple on Semi-Dwarf (EMLA 7) root - Potted FFT Grade - Light Caliper
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Pound Sweet is not to be confused with Pumpkin Sweet, although it often shared common names.  Pound Sweet is a very large golden-amber apple with firm yellowish flesh.  It has a sweet unusual flavor and is fine for eating, but best when baked.  The fruit ripens in late mid-season--- September to October.

Alternate Names:  Pound Sweeting, Pumpkin Sweeting, Rhode Island Sweet, Round Sweet, Sweet Pumpkin, Vermont Pumpkin Sweet, Pumpkin Pound Sweet, Vermont Sweet, Yankee Apple

Pound Sweet originated in Connecticutt in 1834 and is often confused with Pumpkin Sweet which is similar, but a distinct variety.

Height
12-15
Spread
10-15
Zone
4-7
Color
Bright red
Categories
Apple--- Hardy Varieties
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