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by OrangePippin-Scott
Fri May 02, 2014 6:07 am
Forum: Apples, Cider and Variety and Other Fruit Questions
Topic: ARCHIVES
Replies: 5
Views: 5371

Re: ARCHIVES

Hi Bill,

Can you try it again for me? As an admin I must be getting access automatically.

Many thanks,
Scott
by OrangePippin-Scott
Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:40 pm
Forum: Apples, Cider and Variety and Other Fruit Questions
Topic: ARCHIVES
Replies: 5
Views: 5371

Re: ARCHIVES

Not sure what happened with the archives, but we've reset all the permissions and so hopefully everyone can now access.

Scott
by OrangePippin-Scott
Mon Aug 12, 2013 4:56 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Embergo?
Replies: 4
Views: 8847

Re: Embergo?

Nice detective work and thanks for letting us know! I haven't seen this apple available in my neck of the woods yet.
by OrangePippin-Scott
Wed Sep 26, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Sorry
Replies: 3
Views: 4296

Re: Sorry

No apology necessary! Thank you for the suggested changes to the website. That is the purpose of this forum topic and we really appreciate the feedback. Right now Richard and I have a list of 56 items on our “OrangePippin-to-do” list, and your first two suggested changes are on that list. The bigges...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:43 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Michigan Orchards out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 4116

Re: Michigan Orchards out there?

Greyt.Chase, Where in mid-Michigan do you reside? Eastman Antique Apples is in Wheeler and has over a thousand varieties. They sell their apples at the Midland (and also Flint I believe) Farmers Markets on Saturdays. http://www.orangepippin.com/orchards/united-states/michigan/eastmans-antique-orchar...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Sun Jan 22, 2012 11:13 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Where can i find apple variety stickers
Replies: 2
Views: 4088

Re: Where can i find apple variety stickers

This is something OrangePippin has been considering offering as a service to orchards. I'll email you to discuss further.

Scott
by OrangePippin-Scott
Tue Jul 26, 2011 4:37 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Expanding my small orchard
Replies: 1
Views: 2876

Re: Expanding my small orchard

I'm jealous that you've got plenty of land to build up that orchard with with CrazyEd! If you haven't already, please consider adding those trees to our Tree Registry and track their progress. http://www.orangepippin.com/trees.aspx.
by OrangePippin-Scott
Tue Jul 26, 2011 4:32 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Bad Infection / Infestation
Replies: 2
Views: 4813

Re: Bad Infection / Infestation

I have taken pics but can't seem to be able to upload them. How is this done? Kathie -- When you post a note/reply in the forum, there is a section below the area where you enter your text that allows you to attach a file. Click on browse, find the file on your local computer, add a comment if you ...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Sun Jul 10, 2011 5:51 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Welcome!
Replies: 0
Views: 4468

Welcome!

If you are an old or new subscriber to the All About Apples.com forum, you may be wondering why this page looks different today. I am happy to announce the merger of two great apple resources -- All About Apples.com and Orange Pippin.com. OrangePippin.com -- named after the Cox's Orange Pippin apple...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Fri Jul 08, 2011 5:21 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: California Crown variety?
Replies: 1
Views: 3652

California Crown variety?

I received this email asking about an old variety called California Crown. Anybody heard of this one? ------------------------------------------------- I am the gardener at a museum in NSW, Australia and the apple tree was planted between 1886 - 1900. I have been told the apple tree was a "Californi...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Sun Apr 10, 2011 3:51 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: PLEASE help me find this apple in Canada.
Replies: 4
Views: 6531

Re: PLEASE help me find this apple in Canada.

Here's the info I have on Pineapple (or Pine Apple) Russet, but I am not aware of any nurseries offering. UK 1730 ancestry. Definite pineapple flavor, sweet yet plenty of acidity, firm, pale yellow flesh. Fruit medium sized or below, roundish conical. Skin yellow with faint striping, russeted, espec...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Mon Nov 20, 2006 9:28 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Preservative gas/spray and effect on apple taste
Replies: 1
Views: 6522

Next fall, head to your local orchard and try some fresh picked apples. The taste difference from those found in supermarkets is incredible.
by OrangePippin-Scott
Sun Apr 23, 2006 6:39 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Crabapple for Forest Lake, MN?
Replies: 4
Views: 12691

Dolgo Crab

You may want to try Dolgo Crab. Sponsel's Minnesota Harvest has some at their orchard in Jordan, MN. To find out a little bit more about it, check out their website at http://www.minnesotaharvest.net/dates.htm
by OrangePippin-Scott
Thu Aug 11, 2005 8:28 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Apples of New York
Replies: 2
Views: 10460

LodiNY, Thank you so much for sharing this with our readers. The Apples of New York is one of those "must have" books for anyone who wants to learn more about apples and details on the varieties that existed at the turn of the century. The links you provided point to a great online resource for thos...
by OrangePippin-Scott
Mon Jul 18, 2005 10:19 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Pie apples
Replies: 13
Views: 24780

All About Apples contacted Phyllis Kilcherman of Christmas Cove Farm in Northport, Michigan to get her thoughts on good apples for pies. Here are portions of her response. I think Dutchess, Paula Red, Wealthy, Wagener, Gravenstein and Rhode Island Greening and Winter Banana are some of the best for ...