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Tree comparisons



Apple trees
Priscilla

A late summer apple, one of the most disease-resistant of all apples.
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Using


Apple trees
Priscilla
Picking season Mid
Uses Eating fresh
Cropping Good
Keeping (of fruit) 1-2 months
Flavour quality Average
Flavour style (apples) Sharper
Fruit persistence Ripens over a period
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Growing


Apple trees
Priscilla
Gardening skill Easy
Self-fertility Not self-fertile
Pollination group 3
Pollinating others Average
Ploidy Diploid
Vigour Average vigour
Bearing regularity Regular
Fruit bearing Spur-bearer
Organic culture Suitable
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Problems


Apple trees
Priscilla
Disease resistance Good
Canker Some susceptibility
Scab Very resistant
Mildew Some resistance
Fireblight Very resistant
Cedar apple rust Very resistant
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Climate


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


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