How Many Types Of Green Apples Are There?

A couple years ago yahoo.com received a request – “How many types of green apples are out there in the world?” An answer supplied by member Koala_Bear:

“Well, to start with, there are over 7500 varieties and it depends on what you mean by green as most if not all start out that way and can be eaten or cooked that way. Bramley; Pippin; Granny Smith; Codlin can be green or yellow and many others are golden; Crispin; Fuji, Flower of Kent; Greening; Greensleeves (hence their names); Jonagold; Lord Derby is usually used while green; the Laxton is mostly green (and many other types are green with minimal stripes of red or pink or gold); Reinette; Snow; White Joaneting; White Transparent – these three are pale so are they white or light green?

So I guess the answer is – lots!

Advertisements

Author: Marie Yates Taylor

I'm living on the Texas Gulf Coast, where weather quickly changes. I post weather, disaster-related infos I receive, and weather history. And ... much more. Add your stories, and post along with me about your area too. Surviving is all about the public and informed preparedness.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s