Gala (apple)

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Gala is a clonally propagated apple cultivar with a mild and sweet flavor.wikipedia
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Bicolored apple

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Gala apples are non-uniform in color, usually vertically striped or mottled, with overall orange color.
The varieties considered to be bicolored include Gala, Champion, Idared, Ligol, Jonagored, Najdared and Gloster.

Kidd's Orange Red

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The first Gala apple tree was one of many seedlings resulting from a cross between a Golden Delicious and a Kidd's Orange Red planted in New Zealand in the 1930s by orchardist J.H. Kidd.
It is a parent of 'Gala' and 'Telstar' apple cultivars.

Envy (apple)

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Scilate is the result of a cross between Royal Gala and Braeburn.

Red Delicious

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In 2018, it surpassed Red Delicious as the apple cultivar with the highest production in the United States, according to the US Apple Association.
Although Red Delicious still remained the single largest variety produced in the state in 2005, others were growing in popularity, notably the 'Fuji' and 'Gala' varieties.

Golden Delicious

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The first Gala apple tree was one of many seedlings resulting from a cross between a Golden Delicious and a Kidd's Orange Red planted in New Zealand in the 1930s by orchardist J.H. Kidd.

Jazz (apple)

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Scifresh is a cross between Royal Gala and Braeburn.

Kanzi (apple)

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The Kanzi is the trademark name of the 'Nicoter' modern bred cultivar of domesticated apple which has been developed in Belgium by "Better3Fruits" and "Greenstar Kanzi Europe" (GKE) from a natural cross between a Gala apple and a Braeburn apple.

Sweetie (apple)

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This apple originated as a seedling from 'Royal Gala' × 'Braeburn', that ripens slightly before 'Royal Gala'.

Pacific Rose

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According to Orange Pippin it is an attractive new late-season high-quality dessert apple, a hybrid between 'Gala' and 'Splendour' apples, mostly resembling the latter.

Cloning

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Gala is a clonally propagated apple cultivar with a mild and sweet flavor.

Cultivar

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Gala is a clonally propagated apple cultivar with a mild and sweet flavor.

US Apple Association

In 2018, it surpassed Red Delicious as the apple cultivar with the highest production in the United States, according to the US Apple Association.

Cox's Orange Pippin

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The variety now represents about 20% of the total volume of the commercial production of eating apples grown in the UK, often replacing Cox's Orange Pippin.

Sport (botany)

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Many sports of Gala have been selected, mostly for increased red color, including the popular Royal Gala.

Refrigeration

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Gala apples are grown from May through September in the northern hemisphere, but, like most apples, are available almost all year through the use of cold storage and controlled atmosphere storage.

Controlled atmosphere

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Gala apples are grown from May through September in the northern hemisphere, but, like most apples, are available almost all year through the use of cold storage and controlled atmosphere storage.

Southern Hemisphere

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Royal Galas are usually harvested in early to late February in the southern hemisphere.

Relative humidity

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The optimum temperature for storing apples is between −1° and 1 °C (30 to 34 °F), and the optimum relative humidity is 90 to 95%.

Ethylene

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Ethylene gas can speed ripening and spoilage and reduce firmness of apples, as with many other fruit.

Gas

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Ethylene gas can speed ripening and spoilage and reduce firmness of apples, as with many other fruit.

Granny Smith

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In the beginning of 2015, Royal Gala and Granny Smith apples from the United States were identified as the likely cause of a Listeriosis outbreak.

Listeriosis

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In the beginning of 2015, Royal Gala and Granny Smith apples from the United States were identified as the likely cause of a Listeriosis outbreak.

Listeria

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Listeria is a bacterium that can cause nausea, vomiting, headaches, neck stiffness, and can be dangerous to people with deficient immune systems.

Apple

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Gala is a clonally propagated apple cultivar with a mild and sweet flavor.

New Zealand

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The first Gala apple tree was one of many seedlings resulting from a cross between a Golden Delicious and a Kidd's Orange Red planted in New Zealand in the 1930s by orchardist J.H. Kidd.