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Fruit tree comparison - Sweet Sixteen
Apple trees

Sweet Sixteen

Sweet 16 is a sweet-flavored apple, with good cold hardiness.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill? Easy
Cropping Good
Fertility? Not self-fertile
Flowering group? 3
Pollinating others? Average
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Large
Precocity? Precocious
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit bearing? Spur-bearer
Fruit persistence? Normal ripening

Using

Picking season? Mid
Use / keeping? 1-2 months
Flavour quality? Very good
Flavour style Sweeter

Looking after

Overall disease resistance? Good

Identification

Country of origin United States
Period of origin 1950 - 1999
Fruit colour Red
Leaf colour Green