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SunCrisp® Apple

Available Spring 2018

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Description

Add a golden touch to your fruit bowl. This apple’s color gives it a sunset-worthy appearance. Its heritage includes Cox’s Orange Pippin and Golden Delicious making the fruit sweet, rich and mildly aromatic. Vigorous tree produces good crops that keep well, allowing you to pluck a delicious snack out of the refrigerator up to 5 months after harvest. Introduced circa 1992. Cold-hardy. Ripens early to mid October. Best pollinators: September Wonder® Fuji or Starkrimson® Gala.

Characteristics

Bloom Color Pink, White
Fruit Color Yellow
Fruit Size Medium - Large
Ripens/Harvest Early To Mid October
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Sweet And Juicy
Texture 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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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
very flavorful late apple
BRIAN B on Mar 7, 2017
First tried the SunCrisp apple this year at a local farmers market in Alabama. After the first bite my wife and I knew that this was going to be our apple of choice. Unfortunately he had a limited supply this year and I tried three weeks to get more and he sold out most times before the market even opened up and I was showing up an hour and half before the market opened. My wife and I like sweet with tart and crunchy apples, this fits the bill. so now I have my own.
Andrew S on Nov 2, 2016
very flavorful late apple
BRIAN B on Mar 7, 2017
has cox orange pipin heritage, long storage potential.
WENDY H on Feb 2, 2017
First tried the SunCrisp apple this year at a local farmers market in Alabama. After the first bite my wife and I knew that this was going to be our apple of choice. Unfortunately he had a limited supply this year and I tried three weeks to get more and he sold out most times before the market even opened up and I was showing up an hour and half before the market opened. My wife and I like sweet with tart and crunchy apples, this fits the bill. so now I have my own.
Andrew S on Nov 2, 2016
It is a beautiful apple and people are drawn to sunny apples. It will be a good addition to my orchard and I believe people will buy the fruit.
Kirsten H on Apr 18, 2016
This is by far the best apple I have ever eaten. The fruit stays really well in the fridge and it has a sweet/tart flavor. I have not found it for sale anywhere around Traverse City so I have decided to grow my own.
Michelle T on Feb 28, 2016
Arkansas cooperative extension service recommendation for Arkansas.
Kevin M on Feb 17, 2016
has cox orange pipin heritage, long storage potential.
WENDY H on Feb 2, 2017
It is a beautiful apple and people are drawn to sunny apples. It will be a good addition to my orchard and I believe people will buy the fruit.
Kirsten H on Apr 18, 2016

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Sun Crisp Apple
Maybe my favorite of all the newer apples.
Late season, very crisp and flavorful, easy to grow.

Brian
Winterport, ME
May 15, 2016
Purchased
over 3 years ago
Heavy bearing
I purchased this and another tree as a gift for my grandchildren. They had a few apples last fall and visiting there today I noticed we will need to restack the tree as a heavy crop is pulling it to one side. Has a high percentage of clean fruit with minimal spraying.
August 18, 2016
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Looks healthy
The apple tree looks happy ond year in. No complaints.
May 9, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
No crop as of yet but growing well and looking good. My personal orchard has several Stark Bros. varieties, some that I've grown in past years and love the crisp sweet taste each affords. This is the 2nd year for the suncrisp so no apples yet. My family has used Stark Bros. trees since I was a toddler who is now an old goat.
June 19, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
grew back great year 2!
Tree seems resilient and grew back great this year- easy to maintain and I definitely recommend!
June 1, 2017
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