Variety name is - "Mt. Rose"
The Mountain Rose apple tree was first recognized in the late 1950's in Airlie, Oregon. The Mountain Rose apple trees produce lovely pink flesh apples that are often sweet, crisp texture, rich flavor with a beautiful aroma. The Mountain Rose apple is medium size, elongated with pink blush and yellow skin. Flesh varies from deep red to pink, splashed white. While not as flavorful as Pink Pearl, it is tart and pleasing. Please see below for further information on our organically grown Mountain Rose apple trees for sale.
Considerations for Mountain Rose Apple
USDA Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Uses: Fresh Eating, Cider, Desserts / Pies, Red Fleshed
Harvest Period: Late
Bloom Period: Midseason
Pollination Requirement: Requires different variety with same bloom period
Origin Date: Oregon 1950's
Storage: 1-2 months
Rootstock: apple seedling
Years to Bear: 2-4 years
Recommended Spacing: 10-12 ft.
Mature Size: 12-16 ft.
Pruning: Summer prune to maintain 8 ft.
Water Requirements: 12-15 gallons per week May through Sept.
Shape when Shipped: Feathered and whips (few side branching)
More info for choosing best pollination partner for you apple tree look here: https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/pdfs/applepollinationgroups.pdf
The plant you are buying is 1 year old. Plant is growing in individual container. Shipping it with roots wrapped in wet media during dormancy (November-April), in pot with soil April through October. Keep roots moist all the time.
Plant will be sent secured in the box. It has developed good root system and ready to be transplanted to the permanent location.
I prefer to mail plant material on Monday or Tuesday (Rather beginning of the week) - only to assure that it will not sit on a shelf in the post office over the weekend. Please check your State local laws for plants entry. Due to U.S.D.A. regulations, some plants cannot be shipped to TX, FL, AZ, HI, CA, Puerto Rico. We will not be responsible for confiscated items while being shipped.
Quick shipping methods will keep your tree in the best shape for its trip across the country.
I ship items after payment is received. Feel free to ask me any questions about this item. I am always glad to help you.
Shipping with tracking number in USA. Mt. Rose apple tree, grafted, roots wrapped in wet media, 6-12 inches tall Tags: rare,plant,live,grafted,sweet,apples,mountain,rose,mt_rose,red,flesh,yellow,skin
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Shipping items right after received payment within 3-5 days.
Plants will be packed securely in the box, preventing it from shifting inside the box, with adequate moisture in the soil or around the roots in case of bare rooted plants during the dormancy.
We guarantee plants and/or plant material will arrive alive and safe. If there is a damage to the plant during the shipping please contact us very same day of delivery with the pictures showing the damage so we can see it. We will do everything possible to correct it.