Re: [gardeners] Apple butter

lneuru (
Thu, 28 Jun 2001 22:03:22 -0400

They are quite common here - Great Lakes, ON - same climate as NY.  I think
you may just be too warm.


> From: Ron Hay <>
> To:
> Subject: Re: [gardeners] Apple butter
> Date: Thursday, June 28, 2001 10:52 AM
> Good morning, Margaret,
> Isn't it a pity how fast the wonderful apples of old are disppearing? It
> seems that most of the apples we get, at least here in So Cal, are
> latter day varieties, many of which come from New Zealand and elsewhere
> outside the U.S.
> When I was a kid growing up in NY, one of my favorites was the Cortland
> apple. I haven't seen nary a one in going on 40 years. Sad.
> Ron