Introduced in 1963 in British Columbia. It is a great all purpose apple. Spartan is medium sized. Its colorings is red blush with green and yellow haze. Highly aromatic, crisp full flavored with a pure white flesh. It matures early, stores well and is naturally resistant to scab and fireblight very winter hardy. This apple has a mellow flavor that is more subtle than sharp.
USDA Zone: 3-8
Mature Height: 8-10' (Dwarf) G.11
Sun: Full Sun
Ripening Time: Early October
Dwarf Rootstock: G.11