Malus domestica 'liberty'
Sold as a ¾” caliper, 5-6 ft. bare root tree.
A medium-sized, yellow-fleshed dessert apple with 90 percent red over yellow background color. Tree is vigorous, spreading and an annual bearer. Liberty is resistant to apple scab, cedar apple rust, fire blight and mildew. A good choice for the home gardener. *
Growth Rate: Moderate (6-12”/yr.)
Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay
Moisture: Dry to Moist
Shade Tolerance: Full Sun
Mature Height: 12-16 ft.
Deer Damage Potential: High
NOTE: Apples need at least two trees of different varieties for pollination.
* Information from ACN nursery.