The top apple producing states are Washington, New York, Michigan, California, Pennsylvania and Virginia, which produced over 83 percent of the nation’s 2001 apple supply.The apple variety ‘Delicious’ is the most widely grown in the United States.The word “apple” comes from the Old English word “aeppel.” there are approximately 10,000 different kinds of varieties of apples grown in the world with more than 7,000 of these varieties grown in the United States.
” Issac Newton is said to have thought up the law of gravity while sitting under an apple tree, observing the falling of apples.
The expression “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” actually comes from an old English saying, “Ate an apfel avore gwain to bed, makes the doctor beg his bread.” Members of the rose family have flower parts in fives (multiples of five).
Discoloration of aluminum utensils can be removed just as effectively by boiling a number of apple peelings in them as by the old method of boiling a little vinegar in water.
Sprinkling salt on spilled juice from apple pies in a hot oven will cause the juice to burn crisply, making it easier to remove.
The largest apple ever picked from a tree weighed 3 lbs 2 oz, according to The .