White Icicle™ Columnar Apple Tree
Beautiful, tasty and easy to grow, this new columnar variety is a great addition to any landscape. Following the striking, spring display of snow-white flowers, White Icicle™ Columnar Apple Tree bears abundant crops of large, flavorful, light green fruit with crisp, bright-white flesh. Space-saving and compact, While Icicle™ is disease-resistant and happy in the ground or in a container on the deck or patio.
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Latin Name: Malus domestica
Site and Soil: Apples like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained, moderately fertile soil.
Rootstock Description: M-111
Pollination Requirements: Apples need another variety for pollination. Neighboring trees often offer sufficient pollen for good fruit set. Consider Mason Bees to help pollinate and increase fruit production.
Hardiness: Hardy to minus 30° F or below
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 8-10 ft. in height
Taste: Juicy and sweet
Fruit Skin: light green, white
Fruit Color: White
Bloom Time: April
Ripening Time: Late September
Yield: 50+ fruit
Pests & Diseases: Very resistant to Apple Scab. Codling Moth can create wormy apples and aphids can damage the foliage of apple trees.
USDA Zone: 4-8