The Dietrich strain of Red Delicious is claimed to have the best taste of the Red Delicious strains. This large, crisp and juicy apple has waxy red skin with pure white flesh. Its distinctive, delicious flavor makes it a best seller at world-wide markets. The Red Delicious apple bears more heavily when pollinized with a Golden Delicious. They will ripen together from September to October, making an attractive red and gold Fall garden display. The Red Delicious requires 900 Chill Hours and is semi-self fertile.