Diede cv. If you enjoy the wholesomely sweet, crunchy taste of Red Delicious apples, then you’ll definately want to sample the great tasting Stark Red Bouquet! The crisp, heartly flavoring and the fire-engine red exterior of this Starking Delicious offshhot is a traditional favortie for simple snacking, canning or cooking. Try it in the center of a homemade apple pie! Medium-sized tree speads nicely and yields a crunchy, conic-shaped fruit. Versatile for home or commercial planting, the hardiness and vigor are not to be overlooked. Ripens mid-September in Zone 5.