The Nature of Phenology 10/19/19: Apples

Producers: Hazel Stark & Joe Horn
Host: Hazel Stark

Despite their reputation for being a staple of the New England diet and landscape, apple trees are actually native to what is now Kazakhstan at about the same latitude as Bangor, Maine. Apples reveal a crisp slice of human history as rich as the flavor of apple pie.

Photos, a full transcript, references, contact information, and more available at