These are a beautiful old variety that probably originated in Quebec, Canada. Since it is very similar to the McIntosh, many believe that it may be an ancestor.
The Snow apple is another that cannot be grown profitably anymore. As its name suggests, the flesh is incredibly white and juicy, but it is also rare to find one.
Usually, it will be on a lone farmstead, but hardly ever in the market place, which is a shame because it was truly a delight to behold and enjoy.