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Tree comparisons



Apple trees
Akane

Akane is an attractive early-season eating apple with a good pedigree and a sweet/sharp flavor.
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Using


Apple trees
Akane
Picking seasonEarly
UsesEating fresh
Cooking
Juice
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
Flavor style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
Fruit persistenceRipens over a period
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Growing


Apple trees
Akane
Gardening skillSuitable for beginners
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group4
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
PrecocityPrecocious
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Disease resistance


Apple trees
Akane
General resistanceGood
ScabSome resistance
MildewSome resistance
FireblightSome resistance
Cedar apple rustSome resistance
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Climate


Apple trees
Akane
Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
(5) -20F / -29C
(6) -10F / -23C
(7) 0F / -18C
(8) 10F / -12C
(9) 20F / -7C
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Warm (25C - 30C / 76F - 85F)
Hot (>30C / 86F)
Chill requirementLow-chill
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Identification


Apple trees
Akane
Country of originJapan
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colorRed
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