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Apple 'Sweet Sixteen'

More About 'Sweet Sixteen'

  • Malus domestica 'Sweet Sixteen'
  • Pale pink to white flowers
  • Medium to large, dark red fruit
  • Crisp, yellow flesh, extremely juicy and sweet
  • Stores well
  • Good for eating fresh or as a dessert apple
  • Bloom Time: Spring
  • Ripens: Late September

Zone:

4
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Sweet Sixteen 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.


'Sweet Sixteen' 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