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Granny Smith Apple

Best for Caramel Apples
Select the product option that works for your garden
  • SKU
  • Option
  • Price
  • 12981
  • Standard 2-4' Tree
  • $34.99
  • 62590
  • Standard Deluxe
  • $42.99
  • 62593
  • Reachables® 2-4' Tree
  • $46.99
  • 62604
  • Reachables® Deluxe
  • $54.99

Granny Smith Apple

Crunchy fresh, soft and juicy cooked. A favorite for pies! By late October skin is still green, but flavor is at its peak. Stores 6 months in cold storage. Zones 5-9.

Now available in Reachables size! A Reachables tree produces full-sized fruits, but on a smaller tree. That makes it easier to fit into your garden, orchard—or even a container. It's also easier to manage than full-sized trees. One person can prune, spray, net and harvest the tree—all while standing on the ground. Note: Because their full-sized fruits grow on smaller trees, Reachables require a tree support.

Why buy a Deluxe package - Deluxe fruit trees include 2 oz. Quik-Cal Pelletized Calcium to enhance fruit quality, 12 oz. bag of Fruit Tree Food Starter Formula, easy-to-use tree ties, a premium tree guard to protect the trunk from gnawing pests, mowers and weed trimmers, and a copy of Backyard Horticulture for Fun and Profit—How to Make $10,000 in Your Spare Time.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Product Details
  • FormDeciduous, rounded.
  • LightFull Sun
  • HeightStandard: 12-14 feet. Reachables: 6-8 feet. Reachables tree heights will vary some based on location, soil, light, temperature, and other environmental factors.
  • SpreadStandard: 14-16 feet.
  • SpacingStandard: 15 feet. Reachables: 6-10 feet.
  • Zones5 - 9 (-10° F.)
  • FoliageDeep green foliage.
  • Flower FormWhite blossoms.
  • ColorWhite blossoms.
  • BloomsVery early spring.
  • FruitLarge to very large, dark green, mostly tart but can be complex sweet if left on tree until November.
  • Soil RequirementsWell-drained, organic matter, moist soil.
  • Growth RateMedium growth rate.
  • PruningPrune December to February. There are normally two goals when pruning an apple tree: 1. Initially on young trees to encourage a strong, solid framework 2. On mature trees to maintain shape and encourage fruit production. The best time to prune apple trees is in late Winter or very early Spring before any new growth starts.
  • PollinatorRed Delicious, Liberty. most crabapples, other early blooming apples.
  • CommentsLarge waxy, grass green fruit. White flesh is crisp, juicy and tart. Doesn't get mushy; solid fruit. Very vigorous. 500 - 600 chill hours. Good heat tolerance.
  • YieldStandard: 2-5 bushels at maturity -- Reachables: 3/4 - 1 bushel
  • Botanical NameMalus domestica 'Granny Smith'
  • DepthLocate the planting depth indicator, the marked line above the tree's root system.

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