Honeycrisp Apple
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Honeycrisp Apple

Honeycrisp Apple

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Malus domestica

5/8” caliper, 5-6 ft.

Self-fertile. EMLA-7 rootstock. Honeycrisp ripens about a week after McIntosh and a few weeks ahead of Red Delicious. This variety is a cross between Macoun and Honeygold and was developed at the University of Minnesota. The skin is two-thirds mottled red with a straw background. Honeycrisp is mildly aromatic with juicy flavor. The tree is moderately vigorous and exhibits good winter hardiness. 

Growth Rate: Moderate (6-12”/yr.)

Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay

Moisture: Dry to Moist

Shade Tolerance: Full to part Sun

Mature Height: 15-20 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: High

Other: Very hardy; less vigorous, productive, ripens in mid-September.

NOTE: Apples need at least two trees of different varieties for pollination.

1/11/2021 - UPDATE: This product was previously the Royal Red Honeycrisp Apple (EMLA-111 rootstock), but the supplier ran out. We've substituted and updated the product to the original Honeycrisp (EMLA-7), this root stock is similar in size. While it isn't the trademarked "royal red" it is the original honeycrisp and is more fire blight resistant. More on rootstocks.