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Tropic Sweet Apple Tree
Item #: Tropic Sweet Apple
Availability: Out of Stock
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.
Tree Form: Modified leader
Pollination: Plant 2 varieties for cross pollination
Bears: June in 2-3 years
Light requirements: Full sun
Soil type: Well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
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
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.
Hardiness Zone: 8-10
Available for pickup from the farm 1-gallon, 5-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.