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Apple
Gala 

 

 

 

 
SummaryOne of the most widely-grown apple varieties, with a sweet pleasant flavour, and good keeping qualities.




Identification

Gala




Fruit colour




Flesh colourWhite to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit sizeSmall




Fruit shapeShort-round-conical




Using

Gala




FlavorGood




Flavour styleSweeter




Ripening period




Use/Keeping3 months or more




Cooking result




Growing

Gala




Picking




CroppingGood




VigourAverage growth




PollinationFlowering group 4
Partially self-fertile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skillAverage




ProblemsCanker - Some susceptibility
Scab - Very susceptible
Mildew - Some susceptibility
Fireblight - Some susceptibility
Woolly aphid - Some susceptibility
Cedar apple rust - Some susceptibility

Other

Gala




Country of originNew Zealand




Other qualitiesAwards 1993


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