Barnsby brand (Early Cripps Pink cv.) apple
Commercial or trial status
Australian Cripps Pink sport from WA
Harvest maturity up to 1 month before standard Cripps Pink.
Medium fruit size approximately 75mm.
Pink overcolour over green/yellow ground colour.
Sweet/tart flavour, same as Cripps Pink.
Acid levels at harvest are less than for the standard Cripps Pink allowing apples to be eaten directly off the tree and marketed immediately without storage.