Apple (Malus) 'Cortland'

Cortland Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

An older, well-known variety. Medium-sized and bright red with a sprighlty tropical flavor. White flesh holds its color well after being cut. Excellent for eating and cooking.


More About Apple (Malus) 'Cortland'

  • 'Ben Davis' x 'McIntosh' Geneva, New York, 1915
  • one of the best salad apples
  • good for freezing.
  • partially self-fertile

Vigorous, long-lived tree is annually productive and starts bearing early


Spacing:

10-20 Ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

Apple (Malus) 'Cortland' Characteristics

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Mid season
  • Late season

Bloom Time

  • Mid-late season

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for eating
  • good for cider
  • good for cooking/baking
  • good for cold regions/very hardy
  • vigorous grower
  • medium size
  • all purpose

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')
  • Standard (18-30')