Apple (Malus) 'Gibson Golden'

Gibson Golden Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

Gibson Golden is a smooth-skinned selection of the very popular Golden Delicious that appears to russet less than standard Golden. 


More About Apple (Malus) 'Gibson Golden'

  • Outstanding summer apple
  • russet-free with a 90% red wash over yellow ground color.

The tree is vigorous, productive and easy to handle. Like standard Golden, the fruit is sweet and juicy and of excellent type.


Height:

12-25 ft

Spread:

8-15 ft

Spacing:

10-20 ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-8

Apple (Malus) 'Gibson Golden' Characteristics

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Late season

Bloom Time

  • Mid season

Fruit Qualities

  • sweet
  • juicy

Fruiting Attributes

  • heavy bearer
  • large size
  • good for eating
  • good for cooking/baking
  • vigorous grower

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')