Another great variety for the organic gardener! Freedom was bred in New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in the 1950's which makes it an authentic "heritage" variety being in existence over 50 years.
Freedom has a deep red skin and crisp white flesh with a sweet tang. Used for both fresh eating, cooking and cider.
Often used in certified organic commercial operations. Interchangeable with Liberty variety.
Canadian Hardiness Zone: 4 & ripens late September depending on your location.
Soil type & location: Deep clay loam or sandy loam in a well drained site and sunny location
Growth Habits and Disease Resistance: Bred for the organic gardener with dependable yields. Grafted onto hardy dwarf rootstock. Resistant to canker, mildew, and fire blight, and very resistant to scab and cedar rust.
Pollination: Requires a pollinator of a different apple variety that blooms around the same time. This variety flowers mid spring.
Storage: Keeps a couple of months when stored in cool AND humid conditions such as a cellar or refrigerator.
Size including roots: 1 year grade 100-200 cm whip
AVAILABLE: Spring April 2023
NOTE: Apple trees cannot be shipped to B.C.
1 grafted whip $59.95 available April
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