An apple of massive proportion, the fruit weighs up to 2 lbs! Flesh is snow white, firm,juicy,rich and slightly acidic. Skin carmine stripe, slight russet; shape roundish. Vigorous grower and tip-bearing. Judges awarded this apple first prize at the Spokane Fruit Fair in 1895 and 1896. Originally discovered in Walla Walla Washington. Good for drying, cooking, dessert and juice. Stores for up to 3-4 months.
USDA Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Pollination: Select another midseason bloom apple variety
Fruit Storage: Good
Mature Size: Large
Uses: Fresh eating/ dessert, cooking (puree, applesauce, apple butter)
Size when shipped: 5/8 to 3/4 inch caliper (width around trunk)
Height prior to shipment: 5 to 6 ft.
Shape when shipped: Whips (no branching)
Certified Organic Trees are shipped bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through mid-April depending on USDA zone.