The litigation relates to the long-awaited ‘Cosmic Crisp’ apple, and was filed to protect WSU’s intellectual property rights.
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‘Cosmic Crisp’ is an apt moniker for Washington’s new apple, because the changes coming to the industry are immense
Originally released to Washington growers as ‘WA 2’ in 2009, ‘Sunrise Magic’ was not branded by WSU when it first issued licenses for the trees.
A total of 24 growers in the state will be the first to grow the Cosmic Crisp, previously known as WA 38.
Honeycrisp aside, sometimes all it takes for a successful new cultivar is superior characteristics.
Big things are expected of the new variety formerly known as WA 38.