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Malus 'Wildung'

Plant Type: Fruit Trees

SnowSweet has a deliciously sweet, slightly tart taste.  Fruit is large with a beautiful red-bronze blush over a greenish yellow background.  Slow to oxidize when exposed to air.  ‘Honeycrisp’ is a good pollinator, or any other mid to late season blooming apple.  Above average resistance to scab and fire blight.

(‘Sharon’ x ‘Connell Red’) Another example of the University of Minnesota’s expertise in the development of cold hardy apple varieties. A cross between ‘Sharon’ and ‘Connell Red’, SnowSweet® has a deliciously sweet, slightly tart taste. Slow to oxidize when exposed to air. ‘Honeycrisp’ is a good pollinator. Above average resistance to scab and fireblight.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

white

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

10-14 ft.

Good Companions

Plant Height

12-16 ft.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-8

Soil Moisture

average and consistent water needs


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Good for use in pies, Sauce, Canning or freezing, Juice or cider, High dessert quality, Cooking or baking

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests