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Lake Ida Apple Farm carries nine varieties of tree ripened apples:

We also have in season:
  • Asparagus

The Orchard and Apple Store

The self service apple store is open daily, in season, for 9:00 am to 5 pm.  We sell apples by the half and full peck bags.  Bushels can be boxed on advance request.  Our apple season generally starts around the 20th of August with Beacon and Red Duchess apples.  U-Pick is available weekends and by appointment on weekdays.  

Red Duchess: Juicy, good eating apple. Great for pies, cider and jelly. Available around August 20th

Beacon: (Malinda/Wealthy cross) Wonderful eating apple! Available around August 25th.

Hazen: (Duchess X Starking Delicious). Mild flavor, pleasant for eating, cooking and dessert apple. Ready around September 5.

Northern Lights: (Haralson/McIntosh cross). Large, slightly tart apples. Good for eating and cooking. Available around Sept 15/20th.

Red Baron: (Golden Delicious X Daniels Red) Crisp, juicy and pleasantly acid. Great for eating, pies and sauce. A good keeper under refrigeration. Ready around September 20.

Sweet Sixteen: (MN447/Northern Spy cross). Yellow flesh, very sweet, crisp and juicy with an aromatic flavor. An excellent dessert apple. Available around Sept. 20/25th

Honeycrisp: (Macoun X Honeygold) Sweet, exceptionally crisp and juicy. Stores well. Best eating apples. Ready late September/early October.

Haralred: Juicy, tart, firm apple and a good keeper. Redder and sweeter than a Haralson. Available after October 1st. (Best after a light frost)

Haralson: (Malinda/Ben Davis cross). Tart, juicy and crisp fruit. A great pie apple! Keeps well. Available after October 1st. (Best after a light frost).

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Lake Ida Apple Farm
Rick & Sharon Julian
11545 West Lake Ida Lane
Lake Park, Minnesota 56554

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