Ambrosia Apple - Malus 'Ambrosia' PBR#0388

A naturally occuring sport from British Columbia introduced in 1980. Clear red blush covers 70-90% of the fruit. Clean smooth skin with no russeting. Crisp, juicy flesh with pleasing sub-acid flavor. Creamy texture, excellent for fresh salads. Ripens in late September.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
10-20'
Spread: 
48-60"
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Edible
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 5
Average: 3.8 (23 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. The following rootstocks control the size: B9(Budagovsky9) 3m(10')tall x 1m(3')wide, Ottawa3 4m(13')tall x 1.5m(5')wide, M4(Malling4) 4m(13')tall x 2m(7')wide  

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