Red Delicious (Mid season)
Area : Himachal Pradesh
Widely planted cultivar, fruits are large, oblong conical; skin smooth, bright-dark red colour, sometimes striped; pulp creamy white, tender, crisp, mildly sweet and juicy; available year-round and is mainly grown for table purpose.
Golden Delicious (Late Season)
Area : Jammu Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh
Moderately vigorous of trees; fruits medium-large, oblong, skin golden yellow with russetted prominent small dots scattered all over; pulp creamy white, firm, crisp, mildly sweet; available year-round. It is used for table and processing purpose.
Area : Himachal Pradesh , Uttar Pradesh.
Vigorous growth of trees; fruit medium, oblate round, skin smooth with shining carmine colour on a pale green background; pulp white, tender, crisp, juicy; sweet with a good acid blend and mild flavour; susceptible to scab.
Area : Uttar Pradesh.
The variety produces medium sized fruits, which are shining yellow with red strips. Fruits have crispy white flesh with a sweet taste. The fruits of this variety have a distinct aromatic flavour.
Area : Jammu & Kashmir
It is a cross between Red Delicious and Ambri. Skin is smooth, bright-dark red colour; pulp creamy white, tender, crisp, mildly sweet and juicy. Variety has an excellent keeping quality.