Apple (Malus) 'Freedom'

Freedom Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

Freedom is a multi-use apple. It is crisp and juicy. It's a medium sized fruit with red skin with a yellow tint. The fruit will keep till January in cold storage. Very vigorous and productive tree.


More About Apple (Malus) 'Freedom'

  • 'Macoun' x Antonovka' x 'NY Selection', New York 1985
  • Requires no fungicide sprays

Grow with 'Liberty' to give you a "spray-free" orchard. Almost immune to aple scab.


Spacing:

10-20 Ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

Apple (Malus) 'Freedom' Characteristics

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Mid season

Disease Resistance

  • fire blight resistant
  • apple scab resistant
  • cedar-apple rust resistant
  • very disease resistant/doesn't require spraying

Fruit Qualities

  • juicy
  • tart flavor
  • texture, hard/firm
  • distinct flavor
  • crisp

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for cider
  • good for cooking/baking
  • good for cold regions/very hardy
  • stores well/good keeper
  • heavy bearer
  • vigorous grower
  • all purpose
  • good for eating

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')