Malus domestica: 20ʼ high x 20ʼ wide / full sun / zone 3
We carry a few of the hardiest, most disease-resistant apples available for easy organic growing.
Egremont Russet (B9 dwarf rootstock) – This old English russet variety bears reliable crops of apples with firm, sweet flesh that keep for months in cool storage. Resistant to scab.
Liberty (B9 dwarf rootstock) – Excellent selection for organic production, from Geneva. Produces bright red apples with sweet, creamy flesh. Resistant to scab, mildew, fireblight & cedar apple rust.
Novamac (B9 dwarf rootstock) – Resistant to scab, canker, and fireblight. Fruits is very similar to McIntosh, but sweeter.
Prima (Emla 106 semi-dwarf rootstock) – Another apple bred for disease-resistance, this tree bears apples that are sweet, juicy and flavourful. Resistant to scab, fireblight & mildew.
Tsugaru (B9 dwarf & Emla 106 semi-dwarf rootstocks) – Bears very sweet apples with virtually no acidity. Disease-resistant selection from Japan. Keeps for 5 months.
Price: $55 .00