Jonathan Apple

$49.95

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Jonathan Apple

$49.95

Jonathan Apple (Malus domestica) is a traditional favorite, cherished for its tangy flavor and smooth texture. This apple tree guarantees a bountiful harvest of deep red fruits, making it a staple in many orchards. Its blossoms in spring add a touch of nostalgia.

4-5′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-8
Soil pH: 6.0-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: 800-1000 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 10-15′ tall, 10-15′ wide
Plant Spacing: 12-15′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: Malus domestica

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Requires cross-pollination
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 2.5-3″
Fruit Flavor: Sweet-tart
Fruit Color and Appearance Red, round
Harvest Time: Early Sept – Mid Sept
Yield & Storage: High, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 2-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Apple Scab (Venturia inaequalis): Susceptible
Fire Blight (Erwinia amylovora): Moderately Susceptible
Cedar Apple Rust (Gymnosporangium juniperi-virginianae): Moderately Resistant
Powdery Mildew (Podosphaera leucotricha): Moderately Resistant
Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella): Moderately Susceptible
Apple Maggot (Rhagoletis pomonella): Moderately Susceptible

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Lifespan: 50-75 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to United States
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Jonathan Apple

$49.95

In stock