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Blue Pearmain apple tree

Blue Pearmain apple

Blue Pearmain is an old-fashioned winter apple, named for the blue-pink color of the bloom which covers the skin in late fall.

The apples should be picked in October, and then left to ripen in storage. They will readily keep for 2-3 months.

Blue Pearmain apple trees for sale

  • Medium 1-year bare-root tree $29.00
    Mature height: 8ft-12ft after 10 years
    G.935 rootstock

Blue Pearmain characteristics

  • Picking seasonLate
  • UsesEating fresh
  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping (of fruit)3 months or more
  • Flavor style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Pollination group3
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • VigourAverage vigour
  • General resistanceGood
  • Cold hardiness (USDA)(5) -20F / -29C(6) -10F / -23C(7) 0F / -18C(8) 10F / -12C(9) 20F / -7C
  • Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Period of origin1800 - 1849
  • Fruit colorRed - dark
  • Fruit sizeAverageVariable