Probably the most popular yellow-green apple, crunchy with a sweet flavor. Harvest is later than most. This apple is self-pollinating as well! It produces large chartreuse round apples with yellow overtones and white flesh which are usually ready for picking from early to mid fall. The apples have a sweet taste and a crisp texture. They are most often used in the following ways: fresh eating, cooking, baking and sauces. Yellow Delicious Apple features showy clusters of lightly-scented white flowers with shell pink overtones along the branches in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive pink flower buds. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn yellow in fall. The fruit can be messy if allowed to drop on the lawn or walkways, and may require occasional clean-up. This is a deciduous tree with a more or less rounded form. This tree is typically grown in a designated area of the yard because of its mature size and spread. It should only be grown in full sunlight.
- Mature Height: 12 feet
- Mature Width: 12 feet
- Sunlight: Sun
- Soil Conditions: Moist (Typical)
Plants are constantly growing, ever-changing, and therefore unique. The plant you receive may vary from the photo, but rest assured, holds the same glorious potential!