John McIntosh, a settler in Dundela, Ontario, planted several seedlings around 1811. One produced these famous apples. The flesh is soft and slightly tart with high vitamin C content. Excellent for applesauce. Some resistance to fire blight. To the best of our knowledge, this is the original strain.
Canadian Hardiness Zone: 4
Recommended Use: fresh eating, cooking
Ripens: Mid September
Pollination: Requires a pollinator
Height including roots: 100-200 cm one-year tree
Bare Root will ship or be available for pick up in April and May of 2020.
Potted trees are available now, but for pick up at the nursery only.