Users' questions

How can I tell what type of apple tree I have?

How can I tell what type of apple tree I have?

The fruit is the best way to determine what kind of apple tree you have encountered. Use an apple-tree catalog or online resource to find pictures of individual fruit, and match it to what you see. Different varieties also mature at different times, which can help you to determine what type of apple tree you have.

What is an early apple?

As its name suggests, this high-yielding apple tree is of the first to be ready for harvest. The golden apples are ready to be picked as early as July in some locations, with the latest harvest in September. The creamy white flesh is juicy and tart when ripe. Early harvest apples are great for baking when picked early.

Are any apples poisonous?

The manchineel fruit resembles a small green apple. The manchineel produces a milky toxic sap that can cause skin to blister and peel upon contact ”“ even if you’re just standing under the tree in a rainstorm or downwind from a burning pile of its wood.

Is there a way to identify apple varieties?

Apple identification. This website will help you identify apple varieties. If you have an unknown apple variety that you want to identify you can compare the key features you see on it with dozens of attributes and variety characteristics listed on this website. The identification system is being trialled at several sites (fall 2013)…

What kind of tests are used for rubella?

Clinical diagnosis of rubella is unreliable, therefore, cases must be laboratory confirmed. Virus detection and serologic testing can be used to confirm acute or recent rubella infection. Serologic tests can also be used to screen for rubella immunity.

What are the symptoms of measles and rubella?

Disease Description. The rubella rash occurs in 50%–80% of rubella-infected persons and is sometimes misdiagnosed as measles or scarlet fever. Children usually develop few or no constitutional symptoms, but adults may experience a 1–5-day prodrome of low-grade fever, headache, malaise, mild coryza, and conjunctivitis.

What kind of apple is yellow in color?

Various varieties are primarily identified by skin color, size, flavor and firmness. Yellow (Golden) Delicious – A sweet, mild apple with bright yellow skin, Yellow Delicious apples are all-purpose apples, good for eating raw or for baking.