10/21/2018 – Closed for the apple season.

Thank you to everyone who enjoyed our farm!

The Heirloom Gourmet is fully stocked – please check at the house.

 

 

When the first European settlers arrived in the New World, they found no apples, only a few types of wild crabapples. The earliest record of cultivated apples in New England appeared in 1623, just three years after the landing of the Mayflower at Plymouth Rock. The region has had a strong apple growing tradition ever since.A number of varieties were discovered here, including the popular heirlooms Roxbury Russet, America’s oldest named variety, in 1635; Baldwin; Northern Spy; and Rhode Island Greening.

Today, about 30 to 40 varieties are grown in commercial quantities, many right here at King Blossom Farm! Many more are planted in smaller amounts. New Hampshire’s leading apples are McIntosh, which accounts for about two-thirds of the crop; Cortland; Macoun; Empire; Gala; and Honeycrisp. Come enjoy our heirloom apple trees and pick your own. A great way to spend a fall day!

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You can purchase our own home made Apple Butter here at the farm or on Etsy.

 Purchase this and other butters, jams, jellies and apple sauces today!

 

Apples available at King Blossom Farm

  • Heirloom Macintosh
  • Heirloom Red Delicious
  • Jonathan
  • Summer Rambo –French dessert apple (a.k.a. ‘bread & cheese apple’)
  • Cortland

 

Also available in limited quantities:

  • Yellow transparent
  • Yellow Deliciuos
  • Scott
  • Winter Banana

 

Coming:

  • King David
  • Hudson
  • St. Lawrence
  • Black Oxford
  • Honey Crisp
  • Stark’s Early Blaze
  • Blue Pearmain
  • Rubinette
  • Gold Rush
  • Winesap