A new bright crimson bi-coloured apple with dense flesh and a good flavour with a hint of pear-drop, neither too sweet or too sharp This is a good choice for those who like some tartness to their apples.
Origin: France, released in 2002 as a result of an extensive breeding programme. Ariane has good resistance to orchard diseases such as Scab with reduces the need for use of pesticides.
Grown in: France, New Zealand
Harvest & Availability:
For European markets:
June to July: from New Zealand