We consider this selection from Kentville, Nova Scotia to be the ideal replacement for Cortland. It is slightly sweeter, every bit as hardy and, best of all has no scab problems. Large, reddish apples with firm, snow-white flesh will mellow and even improve in storage. An all around good eating and cooking apple which keeps till well after Christmas.
NEEDS A POLLENIZER | ZONE 3 | HARVEST: MID OCT
Besides selecting the most disease resistant varieties, there are
a few simple things to do to have better apples.