American Summer Pearmain
American Summer Pearmain

Origin: USA, 1800s

Description: One of the better tasting early apples for fresh eating or cooking. The long harvest period makes it a good choice for home orchards.

Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking

Flavor: Sweet, Aromatic

Fruit Size: Medium

Flowering period: 2



Chill Hours:

Ripens: 3, Mid-Late Season

Keeps: 2-3 Weeks


Fireblight: Very Susceptible

Cedar Apple Rust:


Attribution Statement: "U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705"