Katy

  • Available: late August-mid September
  • Raised: 1947, Sweden
  • Flavour: juicy and refreshing with good acid/sweet balance
  • Storage: till late October but softens
  • Size: large/medium
  • Cross: James Grieve X Worcester Permain

Other comments:
Quite delicious. Great balance between acidity and sweetness for an early apple. Stores much better than Worcester, its main competitor, and grows to a larger size.