The Orchard
7255 US HWY 42 | Plain City, OH 43064

U Pick Apples

              bag & trees


U-Pick for the 2017 season is finished unless you are looking for cooking apples!

Jonagold, Smoothee Golden Delicious & Royal Empire. The remaining ripe apples have sustained hail damage. We will be selling bags at a reduced rate of $8 Peck (10#) and $15 1/2 Bushel (20#). These apples are great for saucing and baking!

  We have Honeycrisp, Jonagold & Idared for sale in our market!

All u-pick is while supplies last. If you anticipate and inclement in weather please call before you come.

 Estimated ripening schedule

Please note the following dates are an estimate, please check back for updates or give us a call.


Zestar:  August 19th & 20th

Gala: August  26th

Golden Supreme: September 2nd

Honeycrisp: September 9th 

Jonamac: September 2nd 

Macoun: September 9th 

Jonagold: September 23rd 

Smoothee Golden Delicious: September 23rd

Red Delicious: September 30th 

Royal Empire: September 23rd

Fuji: October 1st


Honeycrisp: $25 peck (10# bag) and $35 1/2 Bushel (20# bag)

All other varieties: $15 peck (10# bag) and $25 1/2 Bushel (20# bag)

* Festival admission is NOT required to do U-Pick only.


Apple Menu

Zestar: Sweet, tart & crisp! Great for eating out of hand and good for baking and sauce. Ripen mid August

Gala: sweet apple great for eating out of hand. Ripen Late August


Golden Supreme: sweet & Juicy; great for eating out of hand, pies & sauce. A good keeper if stored properly.

Ripen Late August

Honeycrisp: Our #1 selling apple! Sweet, crisp & juicy. Excellent for eating out of hand, good for pies and sauce.  Ripen Early September

Jonamac: The Jonamac apple is a cross between a Jonathan and McIntosh. The eating quality combines the rich flavor of McIntosh with some of the spiciness of Jonathan. The texture or crispness tends to be similar to McIntosh but harder. Excellent for cooking, sauce or eating out of hand. Ripen Early-mid September

Macoun: Sweet, very juicy, good for sauce and salads, excellent for eating. Ripen mid September


Jonagold: A cross between the Golden Delicious & Jonathan. Juicy with a sweet & sour taste. Very good for eating fresh, pie & salads; Good for sauce. Ripen Late September



Smoothee Golden Delicious Apple: Same characteristics as the Golden Delicious with a smoother skin texture. Mild, sweet, crisp and juicy. Excellent for eating fresh, baking in pies & using in salads, making apple sauce or apple butter. Ripen Early October

Red Delicious: One of the most famous American apples taste sweet but very mild and has a light crispness. Ripen Mid-early October 


Royal Empire: sweet and crisp, excellent for salads and baking. Ripen early October




Come experience
The Orchard and Company’s
2017 Fall Festival


Saturdays & Sundays

Sept. 9th - Oct. 30th

11 A.M. -6 P.M.

*Hours of operation are weather permitting. If you expect an inclement in weather please visit us on Facebook or call 614-873-0510 before visiting.

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