Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Apple 'Granny Smith'

More About 'Granny Smith'

  • Malus domestica 'Granny Smith'
  • Pale pink to white flowers
  • Medium-sized apple with medium green skin
  • Crisp, tart, and juicy apple
  • Excellent eaten fresh or for cooking
  • Stores well
  • Bloom Time: Spring
  • Ripens: Late October

Interesting Notes:

 

Zone:

6
You must be logged in to
view availability and prices.
×

Granny Smith 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.


'Granny Smith' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green