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Apple trees
Pixie Crunch

Pixie Crunch (TM) is a small modern disease-resistant apple with an superb flavor.
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Using


Apple trees
Pixie Crunch
Picking season Mid
Uses Eating fresh
Cropping Good
Keeping (of fruit) 1-2 months
Flavour quality Very good
Flavour style (apples) Sweet/Sharp
Fruit persistence Ripens over a period
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Growing


Apple trees
Pixie Crunch
Gardening skill Easy
Self-fertility Not self-fertile
Pollination group 4
Pollinating others Average
Ploidy Diploid
Vigour Average vigour
Bearing regularity Biennial tendency
Fruit bearing Spur-bearer
Organic culture Suitable
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Problems


Apple trees
Pixie Crunch
Disease resistance Good
Scab Very resistant
Mildew Some susceptibility
Fireblight Some susceptibility
Cedar apple rust Very susceptible
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Climate


Apple trees
Pixie Crunch
Summer average maximum temperatures Cool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Warm (25C - 30C / 76F - 85F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Pixie Crunch
Country of origin United States
Period of origin 1950 - 1999
Fruit colour Red
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