SnapDragon® Profile

The SnapDragon® apple is the internationally popular, vibrant offspring of Honeycrisp and another apple similar to Jonagold. SnapDragon® is known for its spicy-sweet flavor with a hint of vanilla and super crunchy texture. SnapDragon® offers good sugar levels and a low to moderate acidity. 

Growing Attributes

  • Less prone to soft scald and bitter pit than Honeycrisp
  • Good field resistance to powdery mildew and fire blight
  • Excellent storage and shelf life under regular air storage Mid-season Ripening
  • Fruit Size: Medium
  • Parentage: Honeycrisp x NY 75

“The SnapDragon® brand apple was developed over 10 years of dedicated research and testing at Cornell University’s tree fruit breeding program.”

Tools for our International Licensees

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Licensing Information

Internationally (with the exception of China), PVM manages the commercialization of New York 1 sold under the trademark SnapDragon®. PVM is actively seeking Master Commercial Licensees to work with the growing, packing, and selling of this new, fantastic apple brand known as SnapDragon®.

PVM has placed Master Propagation Licensees in many production areas of the world. Present Licensees are listed here:

Country Company Contact Email Address
Australia The Australian Nurserymen’s Fruit Improvement Company Dr. Gavin Porter Unit 3/2 Wills Street, North Lakes, QLD 4509 Australia
Argentina Los Alamos de Rosauer Juan Martin Rosauer AVDA ALEM 50, Cipoletti 8324, Argentina
Chile Viveros Requinoa Juan Enrique Concha Victoria Suber Caseaux #323, Santiago, Chile
Greater Europe Rene Nicolai Nursery Florent Geerdens Lindestraat, 22, Alken, 3570, Belgium
New Zealand New Zealand Fruit Tree Company John Morton P.O. Box 446 Hastings, New Zealand
Republic of South Africa TopFuit (Pty) Limited Rob Meihuzen P.O. Box 73, Simondium, Western Cape, 7630, The Republic of South Africa
Republic of Korea KJ Orchard Kim Hee Jeung 06163, 201ho, 9-3 Bongeunsa-ro, 82 gil Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea