As the Red Delicious of the 1800’s, millions of Ben Davis trees were planted across the continent since its discovery in about 1799. The apples keep all winter and ship well because they’re hard as rocks. Trees are reliable, heavy croppers. Recommended mainly for historical interest.
Canadian Hardiness Zone: 3
Recommended Use: fresh eating, cooking
Ripens: Late October
Pollination: Requires a pollinator
Height including roots: 100-200 cm one-year tree