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Winesap Apples - Winesap Apples
Winesap Apples - Winesap Apples
Item #: Winesap Apples
Availability: Out of Stock
Price: $29.95





    Winesap Apple - Malus domestica

    Winesap is one of the oldest apples grown in North America, disease resistant, later ripening apple variety.

    This heirloom is a very popular winter keeper with a tart, rich, wine-like flavor. Deep glossy red, overlaid with reddish purple stripes. The flesh is firm and crisp. It can be used for eating, cooking or making juice

    Pollinate with Arkansas Black Apple. Chill hours 800. Ripen late October - November

    Size Shipped 1 year old 34-37" container grown - $29.95

    NOTE* Spring trees are shipped bareroot without soil or a container.

    Height: 15-20'
    Spread: 5-10'

    Tree Form: Modified leader

    Pollination: Plant with Arkansas Black Apple
    Flowers: Feb-Mar
    Bears: Mid October in 2-5 years
    Light requirements: Full sun
    Soil type: Well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
    Fertilization: The first application should be made during the dormant period in January and another application at the beginning of the rainy season in June. Use a balanced fertilizer such as 10-10-10 or similar mixture is recommended.
    Pruning: Corrective pruning may be necessary as the tree matures. See Pruning section under "How to plant and grow"
    Watering: For best fruit productions, provide moist but well drained soil.
    Maintenance: Easy
    Hardiness Zone: 5-8


    Available at farm for pickup: 3-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.