Freedom Apple

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Original price was: $49.95.Current price is: $34.95.

Freedom Apple (Malus domestica) celebrates nature’s generosity with its large, juicy fruits. This apple variety is not only delicious but also resistant to common apple pests, ensuring a hassle-free harvest season. Its blossoms in spring add a touch of elegance to landscapes.

4-5′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-8
Soil pH: 6.0-6.5
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: 800-1000

Size and Spacing

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

Pollination and Flowering

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

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 2.5-3″
Fruit Flavor: Sweet-tart
Fruit Color and Appearance Red-yellow, smooth skin
Harvest Time: Mid Sept – Early Oct
Yield & Storage: Moderate, stores well
Years to Bear: 2-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

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

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow-orange
Lifespan: 50-80 years

Additional Information

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