Cricket Hill Garden
Apple, 'Baldwin' heirloom
Variety description: A chance seedling discovered in Wilmington, Massachusetts around 1740. Exceptionally hard fruit, make this a good keeper, also good for pies. Some people consider this tart apple a choice selection for fresh eating. Makes delicious hard cider. Once widely planted in New England, now rarely seen.
Grafted onto semi-dwarf EMLA M.7. Trees generally do not require staking. Good for training into an espalier.
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 4-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 2-3' tall with strong central leader.
When we ship: FALL 2022. Ordering for this tree will open in late spring 2022. If you would like an email notification for when this tree is back in stock, please sign up with the button below.
Shipping restrictions: Cannot ship to Canada.