Apple
Malus domestica
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Universal fertilizer (e.g. N12-P6-K9).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers hot summer (average over 22 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 5.5 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity irritant

Origin

Climate humid temperate

Photo

Names

Family Rosaceae
Other scientific names Malus sylvestris var. domestica

Characteristics

Growth form tree
Hardiness USDA 5 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -29°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • pale pink
  • white
Blooming months
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Leaf color
  • green
Fruit color
  • green
  • red
Pruning true
Pruning months
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    12Dec
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