Parentage: Golden Delicious x Cox’s Orange Pippin
Origin: New Zealand
Ripening Period: Late September
Storage: Keeps for 1 – 2 months
Availability at Wilson’s Orchard: Pre-picked
Interesting Tidbit: Freyberg was developed by New Zealander, J.H. Kidd, and named after Lord Bernard Freyberg, the Governor-General of New Zealand from 1946 – 1952. Although it is a tasty and easy to grow variety, Freyberg is not commonly grown at orchards.