Antonovka Apple

Antonovka Apple

Malus antonovka

Commonly known as “The People’s Apple” this full size, super cold hardy, vigorous growing apple has been the people’s choice in Russia since the late 1800’s. The Antonovka is a super versatile apple. Not only is it great for cooking, canning and wine making, its makes for an excellent rootstock for grafting other varieties to.

 

Zones Hardy to Zone 3
Soil Type Clay, Loamy & Sandy soils
Mature Height & Width 20′ Height and 24′ Spread
Growth Rate Medium to Fast – 12-24″ per year on average
Site Selection Full Sun-Part Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist but well drained soils