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 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 LATE SUMMER/FALL 2021 shipping.
Shipping restrictions: Cannot ship to Canada.