A new variety, Rubinette is an outstanding new variety from Switzerland. Ready for eating from late September and stores well until the new year. Medium sized fruits, flushed and striped bright red on a yellow background. The flesh is crisp, juicy and aromatic, with a very good flavour. Fruits can be small for the first 2 years, but then improve to give heavy crops of high quality fruits. Raised from a cross between Golden Delicious and Cox. Pollinators include: Falstaff, Scrumptious, Spartan, Red Windsor, Redsleeves, James Grieve etc. Propagated from the original Switzerland Bud Wood Stock.