Organic Produce in West Cork


Apple - idared Idared - A red apple from Idaho in the USA was developed in the 1930 primarily for it's long storage life. It is an attractive apple with a mild apple flavour but will readily keep for 6 months in a domestic fridge. As a result it has become quite popular. The trees self fertile heavy cropping spur bearing trees of pollination group 2. Although the are somewhat susceptible to disease their many other positive features have won them a RHS AGM, the Royal Horticultural Society seal of approval that the plant performs reliably in the garden .