SnapDragon® - the super apple with the taste experience: crunchy, juicy-fresh, sweet, fruity, spicy, slightly vanilla
Taste the flavor experience
crunchy, juicy-fresh, sweet, fruity
Experience the aroma
spice, lightly vanilla
hear the unmistakable crunch
More than 500 consumers have already tried SnapDragon® in our farmgate sales. Over 50% of the testing people wanted to buy Snap Dragon® and actively asked for it.
The Monster Crunch is unique!
We, Exklusive Hofsorten GmbH, have acquired the exclusive marketing and cultivation rights for the farmgate sales of SnapDragon® brand in Germany.
SnapDragon® was successfully launched to growers in the State of New York within the U.S. in 2011. The marketing
concept is modern - eye-catching and perfectly suits the young target group who love a particularly crunchy, juicy - sweet apple.
Parents: Honeycrisp x NY752
Breeder: Cornell University, USA, in 1998
Taste: crunchy, juicy, sweet, aromatic of vanilla
Harvest: 3rd week of September (location Cologne/Bonn); Picking recommended
Shelf life: in ULO until spring, Smartfresh™ possible
Fruit: High percentage of opaque color, homogeneous, smooth, no russeting
Diseases: low mildew susceptibility observed, comparable to Golden Delicious, Experience shows resistance to scab so far.
The Exklusive Hofsorten GmbH are YOUR contact for SnapDragon®. Exklusive Hofsorten GmbH has the exclusive cultivation and marketing license in Germany for the farm gate sales. From autumn 2021, the first SnapDragon® trees will be available to farmgate sales.
The acquisition of the exclusive marketing and cultivation rights by Exklusive Hofsorten GmbH gives the direct marketers the opportunity to grow SnapDragon® and to sell the fruits.
We look forward to your interest in SnapDragon®!
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After several years of testing in our orchards, we have found no damage from frost or sunburn. SnapDragon®
is a regular strong bloomer, but also thins itself.
We have already made very good results after ULO removal also with SmartFresh™. I was convinced by the apple as it stores very well and thus contributes to a long sales period.
Our growing experience shows that we can produce very homogeneous smooth fruit with SnapDragon®.
The tree is easy to raise and cultivate. SnapDragon®
is a medium sized fruit, with smooth skin, similar
ripening time as Jonagold. 80-90% pack-out.
The apple tastes right off the tree.
By tasting with customers in our farm-gate marketing, we can quickly determine the market value of a new variety. Over 500 tasting results from customers in our farm gate sales show that SnapDragon® is particularly well received by young customers and young families.
A very important and interesting target group! Over 50% of customers wanted to buy SnapDragon®. Customers are convinced by the unique crunchiness of the apple.
A very juicy, sweet, slightly aromatic apple.
A close and constructive cooperation with the American licensor PVM was agreed with Exklusive Hofsorten GmbH. The brand logo was adopted unchanged from the
American US brand. SnapDragon® is a completely
developed brand with years of cultivation and marketing experience.
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