Cricket Hill Garden
Malus domestica 'Liberty'
Variety description: McIntosh type apple with crisp flesh. Very vigorous tree considered resistant to scab, cedar apple rust, fire blight and powdery mildew. Productive. From the breeding program at the Agriculture Experiment Station in Geneva, NY. Introduced in 1978.
Grafted onto semi-dwarf M106 rootstock.Trees are 60% of standard or about 10-16' at maturity.
Site requirements: Full sun location. Apples will grow in a range of soil types provided the planting location is well drained. Soil pH of 6.5 is ideal.
Hardiness: USDA zones 5-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 2-3' tall with strong central leader.
When we ship: Available for FALL 2022
Shipping restrictions: Cannot ship to Canada.