EMPIRE APPLE TREE

Malus domestica 'Empire'

 

Maroon-red, crisp. 

 

TASTE: Sweet, McIntosh-like flavor (a hint of melon or pineapple).

USES:  fresh eating, cooking, canning, juicing.

POLLINATION: Pollinator needed.

VARIETIES FOR POLLINATION: Most white-blossom crabapples, Gala, Honeycrisp, Jonathan.

ZONE: 4