Also known as: Fail-Me-Never
An early season variety originating in Dedham, Massachusetts around 1832. A high-quality dessert apple with smooth yellowish-orange skin mostly covered with bright red and deep carmine striping. The yellow flesh is fine-grained, crisp and juicy, light, fairly soft, with a mild sweet flavor. The skin is noticeably greasy. The fruit does not store well. Ripens July to August.