Red Rome (semi-dwarf) Apple
Malus pumila ' Red Rome '
Medium-large round. Red skin. Greenish-white, fine grained, juicy flesh. Used primarily for baking. Late blooms avoids many spring frosts.
Pollinators: Gala, Ein Shammer or Honey Crisp
Requires 700-1000 chill hours.
September into October. * Deer May Browse *Photo courtesy of: Bottoms Nursery in Concord, GA
|Height||15 - 20'|
|Spread||10' - 15'|
|Primary Foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||Dormant durning colder months|
|Fruit||September - October (delicious!)|
|Growth Rate||Moderate to Fast|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun|
|Water Preferences||Moist (not standing water): Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||4 to 8|