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Summary Attractive, crunchy, sweet, easy to grow, and with the characteristic delicate wine-like "vinous" flavor of the McIntosh family of apples.




Identification

Spartan




Fruit colour Red




Flesh colour White




Fruit size Small




Fruit shape Flat-round




Using

Spartan




Flavour Good




Flavour style Sweeter




Ripening period




Use/Keeping 1 week




Cooking result




Growing

Spartan




Picking




Cropping Heavy




Vigour Average growth




Pollination Flowering group 3
Partially self-fertile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skill Sweeter




Problems Canker - Some susceptibility
Scab - Some susceptibility
Mildew - Some resistance
Fireblight - Some resistance
Cedar apple rust - Some resistance
Bitter pit - Very resistant

Other

Spartan




Country of origin Canada




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