Windfalls: Found Apple Poems. Selections from The Letter B.

assorted apples
Birmingham Pippin

Brummage Pippin, Grummage Pippin

Yellow russett,


table, first rate:

January to June.

A Warwickshire apple.

– – –


-Yellowish russett,


conical, middle-sized, table,


November to February;

tender juicy flesh.

– – –

Black Crab

( Black Borsdorffer ). – Darkish red,

roundish, small,


curious on account of it’s colour,

in other respects worthless.

– – –

The Gardener”s Monthly Volume.

The Apple

It’s Culture, Uses, and History


by George William Johnson & R. Errington

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