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Apple 'Golden Delicious', early September. Contrary to preconceptions, this is not a modern apple but one that dates back to around 1890 and comes from Virginia, USA. A favourite of commerical growers, it is heavy cropping, reliable, and stores well. In warm climates, it ripens to a honeyed sweetness; in cooler regions, it may disappoint. Spur-bearer.