MUTSU (CRISPIN)APPLE TREE

Malus domestica 'Mutsu'

 

Large, green to yellow-green

 

TASTE: Crisp and tart, but sweeter than Granny Smith apples; honey-like flavor.

USES:  fresh eating, cooking, juicing, drying.

POLLINATION: **Mutsu cannot pollinate other apples. **For best production, it will also need two compatible pollination partners nearby, of two different varieties (or one self-fertile partner, such as a white-blossom crabapple). 

VARIETIES FOR POLLINATION: Most white-blossom crabapples, Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Honeycrisp, Jonathan, McIntosh, Red Delicious, Spartan.

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