is the placeholder name
of a male Earth pony
and a member of the Apple family
. He has a golden coat, a two-tone green mane, green eyes, and a cutie mark
of a bucket of apples in water.
Development and design
Bushel shares his design, mane colors, cutie mark, and hat design with S04E22 Unnamed Earth Stallion #6, his design, eye color, and hat with S04E22 Unnamed Earth Stallion #5, his design and eye color with "Apple Slice", his coat and mane colors with Perfect Pie and "Apple Squash", and his coat and eye colors with Half Baked Apple, and he has a similar color scheme to Sandalwood.
Sabrina Alberghetti tweeted about Bushel in late December 2012.
Depiction in the series
Bushel first appears in the season three episode Apple Family Reunion
. He attends the reunion with other Apple family
members and takes part in the raising of the new barn at Sweet Apple Acres
during Raise This Barn
. He also appears in the family photo in front of the rebuilt barn.
In Filli Vanilli, Bushel appears as a spectator of the Ponyville turkey call competition. In Leap of Faith, he walks toward Flim and Flam's tent at the beginning of the episode.
In Appleoosa's Most Wanted, Bushel together with Florina Tart, Candy Apples, and Apple Cinnamon, appears as a member of Applejack's team during the Appleloosa rodeo's hay bale stacking event.
Best Gift Ever
In the hour-long special My Little Pony Best Gift Ever, Bushel briefly appears buying a chicken sculpture from Minuette at the Rainbow Falls Hearth's Warming Craft Fair.
In The Beginning of the End - Part 2, Bushel briefly appears as one of King Sombra's mind-controlled slaves.
Bushel appears in Applejack's nightmare on My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Issue #5 page 7.
In the files of Gameloft's mobile game, Bushel has been included in gui_atlas13.pvr, and his texture has been included in saa_type01_master_03.pvr.
Bushel appears on WeLoveFine's fan-designed "Apple Family Portrait" art print.
- Bushel image gallery