All About Apple

Latin name : Malus Domestica Borkh

With over 7000 varieties of apple in the world and present global volumes standing close to 49 million tonnes, the apple is one of the most versatile and highly sought of all the fruits.

The apple tree originated in an area between the Caspian and the Black Sea but is now commercially cultivated worldwide.

Times of harvest

Northern Hemisphere

August, September, October, November, December

Southern Hemisphere

February, March, April, May, June

Significant countries of origin

China, U.S.A., European countries, Turkey, Iran, Chile, Argentina, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand