King Luscious

Flavor: Delicate sweetness with a hint of pineapple

Approximate Ripening: Late September

Uses: Eating

Trivia: Found growing near Hendersonville, NC in 1935.  Purported to be a cross between Stayman Winesap and Wolf River.

Notes: King Luscious is so big, you’ll get a workout just lifting it to your mouth!  This plump royal will give you a meal’s-worth of juicy, well-balanced sweetness.  Share it with your friends; it’s good to eat the King.