Harvest Calendar

The Ellijay area is widely known for its apples. The long growing season and cool nights during ripening insure superior flavor. Apples come in an amazing range of varieties, one of which will suit almost anyone’s taste. The main varieties are:
To store fresh apples, pour loose into the vegetable drawer of your refrigerator. If you have a larger quantity, you can keep them in a paper bag open to the air in a cool place such as a garage or basement. The optimal temperature is 34 or 35 degrees but do not go below 32 degrees.
Ginger Gold Aug 1-Sept 15 sweet/tart eat/cook
Detroit Red Aug 1-Aug 31 tart eat/cook
Gala Aug 10- Oct 31 sweet eat
Blondie Aug 10-Sept 10 sweet eat
September Wonder Aug 25- Oct 31 sweet eat
Golden Delicious Sept 1- Dec 31 sweet eat/cook
Rome Beauty Sept 1- Dec 31 sweet/tart eat/cook
Red Delicious Sept 1- Dec 31 sweet eat
Jonagold Sept 1- Nov 15 sweet/tart eat/cook
Honey Crisp Sept 1- Sept 30 sweet eat
Granny Smith Sept 25- April 30 tart eat/cook
Mutsu Sept 25- Dec 31 sweet/tart eat/cook
Stayman Winesap Sept 30- Dec 31 tart eat/cook
Cameo Oct 8- Dec 31 sweet/tart eat/cook
Arkansas Black Oct 15- Jan 31 sweet/tart eat/cook
Pink Lady Oct 20- May 31 sweet/tart eat/cook
Fuji Oct 15- April 15 sweet eat
Gold Rush Nov 15- Apr 15 sweet eat/cook


Panorama Orchards & Farm Market
PO BOX 157
East Ellijay, GA 30539

Contact & Opening Hours

Call Us: (706) 276-3813
Open 7 days a week 9:00am to 6:00pm
Open year round, closed on Easter,
Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.