Spitzenburg Apple

$43.00

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Spitzenburg apple was one of Thomas Jefferson’s favorite apples.  This tree’s fruit was once the standard of excellence for early American apples. Has exceptional, complex, spicy flavor that improves with time in storage. One of the finest for eating, canning, cooking, and juice.  Read More

Antique variety, originates from Esopus, New York, circa 1800s. Cold-hardy. Ripens in late October. Best pollinators: any Golden Delicious, Newtown Pippin, or Winter Banana.

Semi dwarf rootstock: Emla 7

Best pollinators: any Golden Delicious, Newtown Pippin, or winter banana.

Mature height 12-15 ft