Granny Smith Apple (Semi-dwarf)

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Malus pumila 'Granny Smith' 

Classic favorite apple features a crisp bite and sweet-tart flavor.   Ripens in late September -  October.

Antique variety originates from Australia, circa 1868. Perfect for fresh-eating, baking, and making cider. Fruit keeps up to six months in proper storage.

Pollinator required:  Red Delicious or Golden Delicious.

Requires 400 chill hours ( 45 degrees F or below during dormancy)

*Deer May Browse (They like apples too!)*

Photo courtesy of: Bottoms Nursery in Concord, GA
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruit Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 12-15'
Spread 10-12'
Shape Upright
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Yellow - just before shedding leaves for Winter
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color White
Berries N/A
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate to Fast
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 6 to 9