Stayman Winesap AppleMalus x domestica
A lovely combination of tart and sweet, the Stayman winesap apple has been popular since the days of the pioneers. They are not only tasty but also long-lived after being harvested, lasting 6 months or more in the refrigerator. The rich, wine-like flavor works well for applesauce, pies and cider, and they are delicious when eaten fresh.
When planting these trees, be sure to include other apple varieties such as red or yellow delicious, Jonathan or early harvest to ensure pollination.