Ichi-ki-kei-jiro, which means "first life from Jiro", is a sport of this popular variety. Ichi is early to ripen September-October, non-astringent and an excellent cultivar with dwarf growth habit. Bears large, flat, quadranted orange fruit Cold hardy non-astringent.
Fruit: Non-Astringent Large orange in color, flat shape.
Light requirement: Full sun
Soil type: Adapted to upland, wet if only seasonal and well drained or sandy clay or loam; Ph 6.0-7.0
Fertilization: New trees planted in the winter won’t need fertilizer(10-10-10 fertilizer) until April or May.
Pruning: Light annul pruning as needed. See Pruning section under "How to plant and grow"Maintenance: Easy
Hardiness Zone: 7-9
Size Shipped 1yr old 18-36" container grown
Available for pickup from the farm 1-gallon, 3-gallon, 7-gallon and 15-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.