Dorsett Golden Apple Tree (Semi-dwarf) - FT026

Dorsett Golden Apple Tree (Semi-dwarf) Dorsett Golden Apple Tree (Semi-dwarf)
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  • Cannot be combined with other items in a package, due either to its size or manufacturer packaging.
  • $25 Flat Rate Shipping: Ship up to 10 trees per box for only $25/box! Excludes potted fruit trees. Nut trees and multi-graft trees count as 2 trees when calculating box capacity. Only valid shipping to the lower 48 states.
  • Not registered for sale in: AK, HI, PR, VI, GU
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  • Available to ship as soon as: December 18, 2015
  • (However, as we ship on a first come, first serve basis, your order may not ship until days or weeks later. You will receive an email when your order ships.)

Semi-dwarf on M-111 rootstock.

  • Zones: 5-10
  • Chill hours:100
  • Bloom Time: Early (Based on typical Central Valley California weather)
  • Harvest: June 25 - July 10
  • Looks: Golden skin, firm flesh
  • Personality: Very flavorful and sweet like Golden Delicious.
  • Facts of note: Low chill hours, good choice for milder climates, the cultivar was developed in the Bahamas. Outstanding and sweet apple for warm winter areas of southern California & Arizona. Great early season apple that is an excellent choice as a pollinator for other low-chill varieties.
  • Pollination: Self-fruitful

Apples are generally late blooming. Need full sun, well-drained soil, and moderate fertility. Thin fruit to maximize quality and size. Susceptible to codling moth, apple scab, powdery mildew, and gophers. Generally cross-fertile, which means that the variety is not just pollinated by itself, but also by a different variety of the same fruit. Harvest 4-5th year.

Please Note: Although most of our bare-root trees arrive to our warehouse in mid-December, there are a few varieties -- Mulberry, Persimmon, Quince, and Walnut -- that will not arrive until mid-January. If you order any of those varieties along with varieties that arrive in mid-December, your order will be delayed for shipment until mid-January unless you ask us to split your shipments and agree to pay any additional shipping charges resulting from two separate shipments.

Check out our Fruit Tree Harvest Chart to plan for successive harvests.

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