We call it, “The Alien Apple Tree” (ID complete)

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Date Photo Taken: September 18th, 2010
Location: Cumming, Georgia
Posted By: john.Sadler

Notes:

We moved into this house where there are several crabapple trees, some olive vines and this strange tree that stands about 25′ tall with several trucks that stem up together. The “fruit” that this tree produces look just like green apples in all aspects except that the length is elongated and not round. The rhine is like leather and the fruit is hard as a rock. The smell and taste is that of an unripe green apple. Here is a picture of the “fruit”

COMMENTS

  1. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    common quince
    see
    http://www.walterreeves.com/gardening-q-and-a/common-quince-identification/

    September 20th, 2010 at 9:25 am
  2. John Unregistered says:

    WOW! I looked for hours and couldnt find that! Thanks!

    September 20th, 2010 at 2:39 pm

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