Apple 'Connell Red'
More About 'Connell Red'
- Malus domestica 'Connell Red'
- Pale pink to white flowers
- Large, deep red fruit
- Sweet, with finely grained flesh
- Stores well
- Excellent for eating fresh or for cooking
- Bloom Time: Spring
- Ripens: Late August
Connell Red Apple Growing and Maintenance Tips
Needs another apple cultivar or flowering crab in the neighbourhood for pollination and subsequent fruit production. Typically available in rootstocks E.M.26 (dwarf) and M.M.106 (semi-dwarf), and sometimes E.M.7 (very dwarf). Ultimate height and width of apple and other fruit trees depends on the pruning and production program.
'Connell Red' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils