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Fruit tree comparisons


Apple tree
Liberty

Liberty is a popular disease-resistant apple, large crops of bright red apples, similar to McIntosh.
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Growing


Apple tree
Liberty
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group2
Pollinating othersAverage
Poor
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Apple tree
Liberty
Picking seasonLate
UsesEating fresh
Juice
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
Flavor style (apples)Vinous
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Disease resistance


Apple tree
Liberty
General resistanceGood
FireblightSome resistance
ScabVery resistant
Cedar apple rustVery resistant
MildewSome resistance
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Climate


Apple tree
Liberty
Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Hot (>30C / 86F)
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Identification


Apple tree
Liberty
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colorCrimson
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