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Tree comparisons



Apple trees
Sweet Sixteen

Sweet 16 is a sweet-flavored apple, with good cold hardiness.
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Using


Apple trees
Sweet Sixteen
Picking seasonMid
UsesEating fresh
Cooking
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
Flavor style (apples)Sweeter
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
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Growing


Apple trees
Sweet Sixteen
Gardening skillSuitable for beginners
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourVigorous
PrecocityPrecocious
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Disease resistance


Apple trees
Sweet Sixteen
General resistanceGood
ScabSome resistance
FireblightSome resistance
Cedar apple rustSome resistance
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Climate


Apple trees
Sweet Sixteen
Cold hardiness (USDA)(3) -40F / -40C
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Warm (25C - 30C / 76F - 85F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Sweet Sixteen
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colorRed
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