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Dorsett Golden Apple

Dorsett Golden Apple - Dorsett Golden Apple
Dorsett Golden Apple - Dorsett Golden Apple
Item #: Dorsett Golden Apple
Availability: Out of Stock
Price: $34.95

    Dorsett Golden was originally discovered growing in the Bahamas. It has excellent sweet flavor and is similar to a Golden Delicious in both coloration and flavor. It is very low chill (only 150 chilling hours required). Pollinator for Anna. Excellent sub-tropical apple! Ripens in June.

    Height: 20-30'
    Spread: 5-10'

    Tree Form: Modified leader

    Pollination: Plant 2 varieties for cross pollination
    Flowers: Feb-Mar
    Bears: June in 2-3 years
    Light requirements: Full sun
    Soil type: Well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
    Fertilization: The 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.
    Maintenance: Easy
    Hardiness Zone: 8-10

    Available at farm for pickup: 5-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.

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