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Arkansas Black Apple
Item #: Arkansas Black Apple
Availability: Pick-up Only
Arkansas Black is a heritage apple variety that has been known since 1870. It is very disease resistant, and ripens very late, in November and December. This makes it an excellent food for deer and game. Its medium sized fruit has yellow skin that turns deep red to black, and keeps well in storage or on the tree. Chill hours 800. Ripens November.
Tree Form: Modified leader
Pollination: Plant 2 varieties for cross pollination
Bears: June in 2-3 years
Light requirements: Full sun
Soil type: Well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
first application should be made during the dormant period in January
and another application at the beginning of the rainy season in June. Use a balanced fertilizer such as 10-10-10 or similar mixture is recommended.
Pruning: Corrective pruning may be necessary as the tree matures. See Pruning section under "How to plant and grow"
Watering: For best fruit productions, provide moist but well drained soil.
Hardiness Zone: 5-8
Available at farm for pickup: 3-gallon and 5-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.
|SHIPPING ||SIZE ||QUANTITY || |
| || || 1-9 || 100+ |
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|UPS or pickup ||1-gallon ||$19.95 ||- |
|pickup only ||5-gallon ||$24.95 ||$14.95 |
|pickup only ||7-gallon ||$34.95 ||$24.95 |