Waimea Nurseries

Commercial Products

Challenger

Mutation of Granny Smith

More intense green colour than Granny Smith, with very prominent white lenticels. 

Under licence from Davodeau-Ligonniere.

Fruit

Size

Medium to large

Colour

Green

Texture & Flavour

Firm, juicy flesh with good flavour.

Shape

Ovoid-truncate conical.

Storage

Medium (3-4 months)

Tree

Type

Vigorous.

Productivity

Good.