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Malus 'Fireside'

Plant Type: Fruit Trees

(‘McIntosh’ x ‘Longfield’) University of Minnesota, 1943. Large, red striped fruit with a sweet, pleasant flavor. Excellent flavor good for eating. Good storage life. One of the most popular apples in Minnesota. Resistant to cedar-apple rust. Unsuitable pollinator for ‘Connell Red’.

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Plant Spread

semi dwarf (12 x 12')

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Plant Height

semi dwarf (12 x 12')

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Soil Moisture

well drained

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Full sun

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