Red Apple

Anna

The Anna apple is an early fruiting variety that is great for eating straight off the tree and for cooking scrumptious apple pies and apple sauces.

Fruit characteristics: A sweet and crunchy apple similar to a Red Delicious, produces an abundant amount of fruit once it reaches maturity. Red over yellow/green in colour.

Blossoms: Pink buds and bloom as white flowers in Spring.

Pollination Information: Requires cross pollination with a suitable early flowering apple. (please note your apple tree will be sold with the correct pollinator for your variety, unless you order a single graft apple tree).

Preferred Climate: The Anna apple is an ALL Climate (low chill) apple variety that is suitable for all areas of Australia except Alpine areas.

Chill Hours: >300hrs

Height: When planted in the ground our multi-grafted Apple Fruit Salad Trees will grow to approximately 2.5 metres.

Can they grow in pots? Yes; we recommend planting your Fruit Salad Tree in pots starting in size of around 40 cm in diameter (see our care instructions for more information).

pH Range: 6.5-7.3

Frost: As spring temperatures often fluctuate it is always good to think about protecting your blossoms from frost.

Fruiting Season: December - February

Notes: For more information on this apple variety go to our Fruit in Focus – Anna

Pro Tip: Potassium is a great nutrient to add to your apple Fruit Salad Tree to encourage growing vigour in Spring.

Did you know? Apple trees look great grown along a trellis (also known as espalier). They benefit from being positioned against a north or west facing wall.

Climate Suitability

Good news, there is an Apple Fruit Salad Tree suitable for all Australian Climates.

To check your climate and find out if your area is suitable for All Climate Apple Varieties or Cold Climate Apple varieties, click on our Climate Map.

In general, Tropical / Warm / Temperate climates can grow All Climate varieties of Apples. Cold climates can grow both Cold Climate and All Climate Apple Varieties. See your Climate zone map for area specific details.

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