Apple (Malus) 'Candycrisp'

Candycrisp Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

Golden skin with pink blush. Keeps up to four months. Exceptional disease resistance. Ripens in early October.


More About Apple (Malus) 'Candycrisp'

  • a chance seedling
  • pear-like flavor
  • quite disease resistant

Sweet, juicy taste. Thought to be a descendant of Red Delicious, this annual bearer sports large fruit and a clean, sweet flavor.


Height:

12-18 Feet

Spread:

10-15 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

Apple (Malus) 'Candycrisp' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Songbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Needs well drained soil

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Late season

Bloom Time

  • Early-mid season

Disease Resistance

  • very disease resistant/doesn't require spraying

Flower Color

  • Appleblossom Pink

Fruit Qualities

  • crisp
  • sweet
  • juicy

Fruiting Attributes

  • stores well/good keeper
  • medium size
  • all purpose
  • good for eating
  • good for cooking/baking

Habit

  • Upright, rounded
  • Spreading
  • Rounded

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')