Introduction from Japan that quickly became California's favorite apple. excellent keeper. Excellent pollenizer for other apple varieties. Dull reddish orange skin, sometimes russeted.
An apple tree is a beautiful and nutritious addition to any backyard orchard! Beautiful spring blooms will delight. All our apple trees are self-fertile, however cross pollination with a different variety will yield even better results.
Deciduous, slow growing, upright tree. 3-5 years before fruit production. Growth size dependent on root stock. Apple trees can be pruned to a central leader or open center. No matter the maximum size, the trees can be kept to any desired height by summer pruning.
||Plant in full sun (minimum 6 hours).
||Enriched, well-drained soil is best. Water deeply and regularly for first few growing seasons to develop an extensive and strong root system. Reduce frequency once established.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Apply fertilizer in early spring. Prune as needed for desired shape and tree health. Thin heavy crops in late spring.
||Luscious flavor - sweet, tart, crisp and flavorful
||Geneva935, M-7 or M-111
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Rootstocks:For more information on fruit tree rootstocks, click here.