Low maintenance, disease-resistant, good flavour, and a good keeper... all in one apple! Being immune to scab, Freedom is the perfect variety for growing organically, for pick-your-owns, backyards, and community orchards. McIntosh type with sweet flavour and juicy white flesh. One of the best releases from the disease-resistant breeding program in Geneva, NY. Immune to scab; resistant to mildew, cedar apple rust, and fireblight.
Canadian Hardiness Zone: 4
Recommended Use: fresh eating
Ripens: Late September
Pollination: Requires a pollinator
Height including roots: 100-200 cm one-year tree