MAIA-L (plant patent 30,472) harvests 3-4 weeks after Golden Delicious and about a week before MAIA1. MAIA-L apples that meet quality requirements will be marketed as Ludacrisp®. MAIA-L fruit has a tropical flavor and some people believe it tastes like juicy fruit chewing gum. The tree structure is quite favorable to high density orchard plantings.
Apples that meet quality requirements can be marketed as Ludacrisp®