Cosmic Crisp(R)

WSU’s next apple blends Honeycrisp, Cripps Pink

PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University’s newest apple variety, WA 64, is a sweet, tart, firmly crisp hybrid of Honeycrisp and Cripps Pink, a variety that includes the well-known Pink Lady®. Officially released for commercial licensing this summer, WA 64 is expected to reach stores in 2029. WSU will select a partner in the coming […]

WA 64 apples

Cosmic Crisp(R) apple, creators honored in Governor’s State of the State address

A Cosmic Crisp(R) apple crowned every desk in the Washington State House during the Governor’s address. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee recognized Washington State University’s achievements in creating the popular new Cosmic Crisp(R) apple in his…