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Fruit tree comparisons


Apple tree
Jonagold

Jonagold is a high quality American apple, with a good balanced sweet/sharp flavor.
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Growing


Apple tree
Jonagold
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group4
Pollinating othersPoor
PloidyTriploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Apple tree
Jonagold
Picking seasonLate
UsesEating fresh
Culinary
Juice
Hard cider
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
Flavor style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
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Disease resistance


Apple tree
Jonagold
General resistancePoor
FireblightSome susceptibility
CankerSome susceptibility
ScabSome susceptibility
Cedar apple rustSome susceptibility
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Climate


Apple tree
Jonagold
Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Chill requirementLow-chill
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Identification


Apple tree
Jonagold
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colorOrange flush
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
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