Apple – Golden Delicious
HEIGHT: Regular tree grows to 4m tall
WIDTH: Regular tree grows to 4m wide
*height & width at maturity
FRUIT: Medium to Large fruit which is round to conical in shape with a long stem. Skin is pale green, becoming yellow with conspicuous lenticels. Cream flesh with a slightly green tinge. Crisp, frim, juicy & fine grained. Sweet & slightly acidic.
MATURITY: 6 days before Red Delicious . Mid season
DESCRIPTION: Vigorous growth habit. Productive & regular fruit bearer. Grown for fresh fruit, cooking & drying. Fruit keeps well
TOLERANCES: Resistant to frost & best grown in full sun
PESTS AND DISEASES: Susceptible to Apple Scab & Powdery mildew.
FOLIAGE and BARK: