Pinova is a very late, good quality dessert apple. Very sensitive to fireblight, it crops heavily, and it is self-fertile (no pollinator required). It was created in 1965, a cross between Clivia and Golden Delicious. It has Golden Delicious’ shape, but the taste is similar to Cox’s Orange Pippin.

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