This McIntosh sport has very early colour development which is quite distinctive in areas where colour can be a challenge for other sports.
Harvest Criteria: Mid-season, harvest based on standard McIntosh starch chart.
Tree Description: Tree is hardy, vigorous and spreading. Good spur development.
Bloom: Early bloom timing.
Production: Good production, same as standard Mac.
Advantage: Excellent colour development in all tested regions.
Disadvantage: Fruit can appear dark until bloom is shinned off the fruit.
Storage: Medium, same as regular Mac.