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Mollie's Delicious Apple tree

Owner: wrussellayres@Yahoo.Com

Location:  Fort Valley, GA, United States

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:Standard, non dwarfing
Climate at this location:Hot, humid summers. Mild winters
Pruning:Maintain central leader form
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Organic treatments
Pesticides:Chemical treatments
Local pests:Plum curculio, stink bugs, june bugs

Owner's comments

Tree makes big green/yellow apples. Mild taste, moderately productive. Susceptiple to fire blight. Just a so-so apple to me. Probably could have picked a better apple to cross pollinate my Gala with here in the Southeastern U.S.

Season records for this tree

  • 2011

    Spring blossom: 27 March
    Harvest: 1st week September
  • 2010

    Spring blossom: 9 April
    Harvest: 2nd week September
  • 2009

    Spring blossom: 14 April
    Harvest: 2nd week September