McIntosh Apple

$49.95

$49.95

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McIntosh Apple

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$49.95

McIntosh Apple (Malus domestica) is a classic choice, cherished for its juicy, tangy flavor. This apple tree guarantees a consistent yield of red-blushed fruits, making it a favorite among traditionalists. Its blossoms in spring add a touch of nostalgia to gardens.

4-5′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-7
Soil pH: 6.0-6.5
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Good
Chilling Hours: 900-1000 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 15-20′ tall, 15-20′ wide
Plant Spacing: 15-20′
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: M106

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Requires cross-pollination
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: September
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 3″
Fruit Flavor: Tart
Fruit Color and Appearance Red with green background
Harvest Time: Early Sept – Mid Sept
Yield & Storage: Moderate, stores well
Years to Bear: 2-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Apple Scab Resistance: Susceptible
Fire Blight Resistance: Moderately Susceptible
Cedar-Apple Rust Resistance: Moderately Resistant
Powdery Mildew Resistance: Moderately Susceptible
Codling Moth Resistance: Susceptible
Apple Maggot Resistance: Susceptible

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Lifespan: 50-60 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Tian Shan mountains of Kazakhstan
Nitrogen Fixing: No

McIntosh Apple

$49.95

$49.95

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