This is apple season! Apples are ripe in the fall. They are ready to be picked and eaten. Join TIME for Kids on a trip to the orchard. Let’s learn about this fall fruit.
Welcome to the orchard. An orchard is a place where fruit and nut trees grow. Here, apple trees are planted in rows.
Apples are green, yellow, and red. There are thousands of different types of apples. They all have different names.
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Apples are picked when they are ripe. People put them into bins. The bins are loaded onto trucks. Then the apples are taken to markets and stores.
Look at the parts of an apple. Do you see the seeds? You can plant them. A tree might grow. It takes years for an apple tree to grow fruit.
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