The Apple Index

Apple Index - Click Images for Information on our Varieties

The Southern Heritage Apple Orchard at Horne Creek Farm contains over 400 varieties of apples.  Click through this index to learn more about each variety currently available. 

Note: The written descriptions of apples in this index are from Creighton Lee Calhoun, Jr.'s book, Old Southern Apples (Blacksburg, VA: The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company, 1995) unless otherwise noted. 

The watercolor apple images are from U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705.