23 May Malus domestica Granny Smith Apple
DESCRIPTION: Medium to large round fruit with bright green skin, crisp firm white flesh with a sharp or acid taste makes an excellent cooking apple that is also delicious when eaten fresh. Exceptional keeping qualities, stores well in the refrigerator. Good cropping. Vigorous growth habit.
MATURITY: Late April (Late season)
SUGGESTED POLLINATORS: Golden Delicious, Gala, Jonathan, Cox Orange Pippin, Pink Lady, Red Delicious
TREE CARE: Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilise when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.