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Tropic Sweet Apple Tree

Tropic Sweet Apple Tree - Tropic Sweet Apple
Tropic Sweet Apple Tree - Tropic Sweet Apple
Item #: Tropic Sweet Apple
Availability: Out of Stock
Price: $34.95

    A recent patented development by the University of Florida, with excellent sweet flavor similar to a MacIntosh apple. Green base with red blush. Low chill (250 hours). Best when planted with another low chill pollinator such as Anna or Dorsett Golden. Price includes Royalty for UF.

    Height: 20-30'
    Spread: 5-10'

    Tree Form: Modified leader

    Pollination: Plant 2 varieties for cross pollination
    Flowers: Feb-Mar
    Bears: June in 2-3 years
    Light requirements: Full sun
    Soil type: Well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
    Fertilization: The first application should be made during the dormant period in January and another application at the beginning of the rainy season in June. Use a balanced fertilizer such as 10-10-10 or similar mixture is recommended.
    Pruning: Corrective pruning may be necessary as the tree matures. See Pruning section under "How to plant and grow"
    Watering: For best fruit productions, provide moist but well drained soil.
    Maintenance: Easy
    Hardiness Zone: 8-10

    Available for pickup from the farm 1-gallon, 5-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.