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:
Plant Spread10-14 ft.
Plant Height12-16 ft.
Soil Moistureaverage and consistent water needs
Characteristics & Attributes
Good for use in pies, Sauce, Canning or freezing, Juice or cider, High dessert quality, Cooking or baking
ExposureFull sun to part shade