SCIENTIFIC NAME: Malus 'Pink Lady'
COMMON NAME: Apple
GARDEN SIZE: 12-15 ft. x 6-8 ft.
USDA ZONE: 4-8
EXPOSURE: Full Sun
WATER & SOIL: Loamy & well drained soil
HABIT (FORM): Deciduous, Semi-dwarf
BLOOM TIME: Midseason (Spring)
HARVEST TIME: October to November
FRUIT: Yellow with pink stipes; White & crisp, sweet & tart
POLLINATION: Self-fertile. Other potential pollinizers are Fuji, Gala, Granny Smith, and other Mid-Season bloomers
CARE: Prune when dormant. Watersprouts can be removed in June/July; Pre-Bloom Spray- dormant oils as well as fungicides for scab, rusts, mildews and other diseases, plus insecticides for early season insect control; Bloom Sprays-Fireblight on apples require special sprays during blossom. Bees are essential for good pollination; DO NOT apply insecticides at this time to protect them.
USES: Good for fresh eating, cooking, salads and baking