Apple
Malus x domestica 'Stella'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Malus (MAY-lus) (Info)
Species: x domestica (doh-MESS-tik-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Stella
Additional cultivar information:(PP13930, aka Stella Minnesota)
Hybridized by W. Cox
Registered or introduced: 2000
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Height:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Pollination:

Unknown - Tell us

Rootstock Vigor:

Unknown - Tell us

Bearing Habit:

Unknown - Tell us

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Fruit Usage:

Culinary

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

By grafting

By budding

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

New Prague, Minnesota

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 20, 2008, Kurtis from New Prague, MN wrote:

According to the patent information, 'Stella Minnesota' is a new and distinct variety of apple tree that provides a fruit having improved taste and crispness, resistance to browning, & characteristic white star marks in the fruit skin.