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Description

High-quality, intense flavor! Tree bears medium-sized, yellow-gold russeted fruit, ideal for cider and juice. Fruit also hold its shape when cooked. Enjoy fresh for complex sweet-tart flavor. Keeps well. Antique variety, originates from New York, circa 1845. Cold-hardy. Ripens in mid-October. Best pollinators: Granny Smith or Cripps Pink.

Characteristics

Bloom Color White
Fruit Color Yellow Green
Fruit Size Small - Medium
Pollination Pollinator Needed
Ripens/Harvest Mid October
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Crisp, Juicy
Texture Firm
Years to Bear 2 - 5
Zone Range 4 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 4 - 8
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Size & Spacing

Mature Size

When your tree matures, it will be approximately 12 - 15' tall x 12 - 15' wide.

Recommended Spacing

We recommend spacing these trees 12 - 15' apart to ensure room for growth.

Recommended Pollinators

This variety requires another one for adequate pollination.

Cross-pollination by a different variety is key to its growing and bearing success. Our experts recommend planting one of the following within 50' for optimum pollination.

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Planting & Care

Learn all about how to grow apple trees in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

Shipping Information

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Our Promise of Satisfaction

1 Year Warranty

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
recommended variety for sweet cider
Jim I on Mar 15, 2016
the absolutely best apple cider tree hands down!!! Tastes wonderful without needing to mix with other apples.
joan m on Mar 9, 2016
recommended variety for sweet cider
Jim I on Mar 15, 2016
Intense flavor and aroma. Good in cider to add a 'nose'
Tim I on Mar 11, 2016
the absolutely best apple cider tree hands down!!! Tastes wonderful without needing to mix with other apples.
joan m on Mar 9, 2016
Russeted apples are the tastiest!!!
Rodger R on Mar 7, 2016
Cider sugars
John R on Feb 19, 2016
Intense flavor and aroma. Good in cider to add a 'nose'
Tim I on Mar 11, 2016
Russeted apples are the tastiest!!!
Rodger R on Mar 7, 2016

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