Inside they have firm, finely-textured, juicy, yellowish flesh. The taste is very tart.
Ripens late September, early October.
Good for fresh eating, cooking and cider.
Has good tannin for cider.
Blacktwig Apples originated in Tennessee around 1830 from a seedling found on the farm of a Major Rankin Toole near Fayetteville, Tennessee. Identified by 1833.