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Available Spring 2018

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Description

Also called fameuse apple

Pleasantly fragrant! Tree bears crops of round, medium-sized fruit with ruby-red over green skin and a snow white flesh. Exceptional flavor for fresh eating, juice, and cider. Keeps well in proper storage. Blooms late to avoid frost. Antique variety, originates from Quebec, Canada, circa 18th century. Believed to be a parent of McIntosh. Cold-hardy. Ripens in early September. Best pollinators: Cortland, Stark® BraeStar™, or Stark® Lodi.

Characteristics

Bloom Color White
Fruit Color Red
Fruit Size Medium
Ripens/Harvest September
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Spicy, Juicy
Texture Tender, Fine
Years to Bear 2 - 5
Zone Range 4 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 4 - 8
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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.

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Stark Bro's Store
I grew up with a Snow Apple tree in the side yard on the place I grew up in the country . My mom still lives on the home place, and last year the old tree gave in to a wind sheer. Mom and I can't imagine not having a snow apple tree in the yard, neighbors and friends have been enjoying the apples for years.
Allan M on Mar 12, 2017
when a kid, i managed a small orchid.
walter k on Apr 13, 2016
I grew up with a Snow Apple tree in the side yard on the place I grew up in the country . My mom still lives on the home place, and last year the old tree gave in to a wind sheer. Mom and I can't imagine not having a snow apple tree in the yard, neighbors and friends have been enjoying the apples for years.
Allan M on Mar 12, 2017
My wife wanted as it is a very sweet apple and was available from you
Myron S on Jun 2, 2016
when a kid, i managed a small orchid.
walter k on Apr 13, 2016
It's my favorite variety of apple.
Judith B on Apr 1, 2016
My wife wanted as it is a very sweet apple and was available from you
Myron S on Jun 2, 2016
It's my favorite variety of apple.
Judith B on Apr 1, 2016

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Snow Apple
Was doing really well until recently when some leaves turning yellow.

Seasons have been strange and number of perennial shrubs and even a tree
are having "issues". Hopefully all will recover. If the apple fails, hopefully I can obtain a replacement from you.
June 5, 2016
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Growing nicely
I had wanted a Snow Apple for many years. While I was growing up, there was a Snow Apple tree on our family ranch that my brother and I loved because of the delicious apples it grew. Getting this tree from Stark was an event of great joy to me. Right away within the first few days after planting it, new growth was evident. Now that it has survived the winter, it is growing nicely, although I'm not expecting any fruit until next year.
June 10, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Growing beautifully
I am in zone 9b in the desert and it made it through the first summer in a container shaded under a tree. It looks great and I can't wait until it fruits!
May 25, 2016
Purchased
over 2 years ago
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