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Apple tree
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A crisp attractive early-season apple which stores well.
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Growing


Apple tree
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Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group1
Pollinating othersAverage
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Using


Apple tree
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Picking seasonEarly
UsesEating fresh
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
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Disease resistance


Apple tree
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General resistanceAverage
FireblightSome resistance
ScabVery susceptible
Cedar apple rustSome resistance
MildewSome resistance
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Climate


Apple tree
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Cold hardiness (USDA)Zone 4 (-34C)
Summer maximum temperaturesCold (< 20C / 67F)
Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Apple tree
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Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colorGreen / Red
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