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Arkansas Black Apple

Arkansas Black Apple - Arkansas Black Apple
Arkansas Black Apple - Arkansas Black Apple
Arkansas Black Apple - Arkansas Black Apple
Item #: Arkansas Black Apple
Availability: Pick-up Only
Price: $29.95

    Arkansas Black is a heritage apple variety that has been known since 1870. It is very disease resistant, and ripens very late, in November and December. This makes it an excellent food for deer and game. Its medium sized fruit has yellow skin that turns deep red to black, and keeps well in storage or on the tree. Chill hours 800. Ripens November.

    Size Shipped 1 year old seedlings 34-44" 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 2 varieties for cross pollination
    Flowers: Feb-Mar
    Bears: June in 2-3 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 5-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.

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