Pink Lady

PINK LADY®

Pink Lady® apple is a species that is grown in Australia by John Cripps. In other languages than Apple has also named Cripps Pink.

Crossbreed:
Lady Williams X Golden Delicious

Suitable for:
eating apple and juice

Recognizability
The apple shape is elliptical and has a distinctive pink hue on a green "background" and a sweet taste.

Status
The apples of the Cripps Pink variety require a growth period of 200 days and a warm climate and are therefore not suitable for temperate regions. They are mainly produced in Australia, but also grow in New Zealand, Chile, Canada, France, Italy, Spain and the United States since the end of the 1990s.  The Pink Lady apples are especially popular in the UK.