Apple (Malus) 'Washington Strawberry'

Washington Strawberry Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

The tree is vigorous and is a heavy, dependable bearer. Fruit is large and roundish-conical with waxy yellow skin mottled and striped with brownish-red and carmine. The yellow flesh is slightly coarse, crisp, juicy and tender. An early season variety ripening in mid August.


More About Apple (Malus) 'Washington Strawberry'

  • Originated in New York, 1849
  • a very colorful and attractive apple

A large apple, roundish with a yellowish-green base washed or striped with bright red. Soft, juicy, creamy flesh. Flavor is sweet and spritely with a hint of strawberry. Aromatic. An old variety excellent for all uses from eating to baking to cooking.

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Spacing:

10-20 Ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-7

Apple (Malus) 'Washington Strawberry' Characteristics

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Early season

Bloom Time

  • Late season

Disease Resistance

  • apple scab resistant
  • fire blight resistant

Fruit Qualities

  • mild flavor
  • texture, soft

Fruiting Attributes

  • vigorous grower
  • good for eating
  • good for cooking/baking
  • antique variety

Plant Size

  • Standard (18-30')