|Albert Etter Apples introduced in 1944 catalog|
All were co-patented with Albert Etter and George Roeding, Jr.
|Described in the catalog here are the six varieties.|
Notice that Patents were applied for.
- Etter was originally a strawberry breeder in Northern California on his remote homestead, Ettersberg. He started breeding apples in the late 1920's.
- Etter crossed wide varieties for his new varieties unlike other hybridizers. Many varieties have the crab apple in their parentage.
- The pink-fleshed varieties were noted as appealing to children.