Apple - Dwarf Gemini #5
Gemini Apple - Malus 'Gemini'
Height: 30 feet - Spread: 15 feet - Sunlight: full sun - Hardiness Zone: 2a
Description: This variety produces medium sweet, crisp and juicy apples that are yellow-green to mostly red; needs a second pollinator; the perfect combination of accent and fruit tree, ideal for home landscapes, needs well-drained soil and full sun
Edible Qualities: Gemini Apple is a medium-sized tree that is commonly grown for its edible qualities. It produces chartreuse round apples (which are botanically known as 'pomes') with a red blush and white flesh which are usually ready for picking from late summer to early fall. The apples have a sweet taste and a crisp texture.
Features & Attributes: Gemini Apple features showy clusters of lightly-scented white flowers along the branches in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive red flower buds. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn yellow in fall. The fruits are showy chartreuse apples with a red blush, which are carried in abundance in late summer. The fruit can be messy if allowed to drop on the lawn or walkways, and may require occasional clean-up.