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Fruit tree comparison - Hudson's Golden Gem
Apple tree
Hudson's Golden Gem

A large yellow russeted apple with an excellent sweet flavor.
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Growing


Apple tree
Hudson's Golden Gem
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersAverage
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Using


Apple tree
Hudson's Golden Gem
Picking seasonLate
UsesEating fresh
Juice
Hard cider
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
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Disease resistance


Apple tree
Hudson's Golden Gem
General resistanceGood
FireblightSome resistance
ScabSome resistance
MildewSome resistance
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Climate


Apple tree
Hudson's Golden Gem
Cold hardiness (USDA)Zone 3 (-40C)
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Hot (>30C / 86F)
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Identification


Apple tree
Hudson's Golden Gem
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colorRusset
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