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Braeburn Apple

Original price $33.00 - Original price $99.00
Original price
$33.00 - $99.00
Current price $99.00

The Braeburn apple is a popular apple cultivar that originated in New Zealand in the 1950s. It is known for its firm, crisp, and tangy fruit, which has a long shelf life and is popular in both fresh and cooked preparations.In terms of cooking, the Braeburn apple is a versatile apple that is suitable for a variety of preparations, including pies, crisps, sauces, and salads.

The fruit of the Braeburn apple is medium to large in size, with a red-orange skin that is often striped with green. The flesh of the apple is firm, crisp, and juicy, with a tangy flavor that has hints of sweetness and spice. The fruit ripens in mid- to late-October, depending on the location and climate.

Uncommon to most apples- the Braeburn is self fertile and will produce some fruit on its own but homeowners will get more and better fruit with a pollinator. An excellent baking apple, it holds it shape when cooked and does not release tons of juice when heated. Stores well in consistent temperatures for 4-6 months. 

USDA Zone: 5-8

Mature Height: M.7 & EMLA 7 ~14-17' or 60-70% of Standard; Semi-dwarf 

Sun: Full Sun

Bloom Group: 4, Late Mid Season

Ripening Time: Late October

Pollination: Not required, tree is self fertile

M.7 Rootstock Characteristics

EMLA 7 Rootstock Characteristics smaller mature height but more disease resistant