Planting Information for:
Merry Wives of Windsor
APPLE – Malus spp. including crab apples, cider apples.
This popular flavorful fruit grows on trees, best cultivated in well-drained fertile soils in full sun. Zones 3 – 8. Height 10 – 25 ft. or more. Their pink-and-white spring blossoms are pollinated by bees; fruit sets within a few days. Countless varieties; most ripen in late summer and fall. Apples have been cultivated for over 4000 years.