Zestar® Apple - Malus 'Zestar®' PP11367

An medium sized red striped early apple that is crisp and juicy. Best known for its sweet tart flavor. Much better storage than other early apples. Excellent for fresh eating or cooking. Ripens in late August. A 1998 University of Minnesota introduction.

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: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Edible
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.3 (3 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. When young, prune to create an open centred branching to allow for even light throught the tree. This allows even ripening of fruit. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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