First Kiss (MN 55)

Apples

Parentage: Honeycrisp and AA44

Early Maturity: August 17-26

Outstanding Storage: 5 months

Wants to drop fruit early… needs stop drop sprays

Exhibits Biennial bearing

Inconsistent flavor if over croped

Managed Variety, need to be licensed $1.25 per tree lease initiation fee, Annual fee $1.50 per tree starting after 4th leaf.

Nurseries that will be growing this tree: Cameron, Willow Drive, Gold Crown