SpecificationsA deliciously popular apple variety, stocked and widely available at your local supermarket. Apple Golden Delicious was founded in West Virginia, USA in the 19th century and has been a staple for most families ever since. This tree produces a sweet bright yellow to golden apple with slight pink blush. Its' an excellent eating apple with crisp and creamy white flesh, which has a sweet and juicy flavour. In spring the tree will bloom clusters of pink buds revealing creamy white flowers. The Golden Delicious Apple tree is self fruiting and does not require a pollinator however will produce more fruit if used. Ideal pollinators for Golden Delicious include Red Delicious and Granny Smith. Golden Delicious prefers areas of full sun with minimal chance of shade and free draining soils. Golden Delicious is relatively low maintenance. It does thrive with regular deep watering when dry and fertilising in winter. Fruit is ready to pick when its colour turns from a pale green to a golden green, usually from autumn through to winter. Apple Golden Delicious will grow to a height of 7 metres with a width of 5 metres.
Common Name Apple Plant Type Deciduous, Fruiting, Outdoor, Perennial, Tree Dimensions 7m high x 5m wide Sunlight Full Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting No Flower Colour Pink, White Foliage Colour Green Flowering Season Spring Botanical Genus Malus Botanical Species domestica Flower Type Cyme Foliage Type Lanceolate - Pointed At Both Ends Market Name Golden Delicious Width 500 cm Height 700 cm
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