Sansa Apple


Sansa Apple (Malus domestica) is a harmonious blend of sweet and tart, offering juicy apples perfect for fresh consumption. This apple tree promises a delightful harvest, with its vibrant red fruits and lush green foliage, making it a garden gem.

4-5′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 5-8
Soil pH: 6.0-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, weekly
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: 800-1000 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 12-15′ tall, 12-15′ wide
Plant Spacing: 12-15′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: M106

Pollination and Flowering

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

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 2-2.5″
Fruit Flavor: Sweet, juicy
Fruit Color and Appearance Yellow with red blush
Harvest Time: Late Aug – Early Sept
Yield & Storage: Moderate yield, store for 1-2 months
Years to Bear: 2-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Apple Scab Resistance: Moderately Susceptible
Fire Blight Resistance: Moderately Susceptible
Cedar-Apple Rust Resistance: Moderately Resistant
Powdery Mildew Resistance: Moderately Susceptible
Codling Moth Resistance: Susceptible
Apple Maggot Resistance: Susceptible

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Lifespan: 40-60 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Tian Shan mountains of Kazakhstan
Nitrogen Fixing: No