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Apple
Malus x domestica 'Macoun'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Malus (MAY-lus) (Info)
Species: x domestica (doh-MESS-tik-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Macoun
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Height:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:

20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

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)

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:

Resistant to Cedar-Apple Rust

Resistant to Fireblight

Fruit Usage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

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

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By grafting

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Mar 15, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

This apple was developed in 1950 in NY state by crossing McIntosh and Jersey Black.

Neutral

On Jan 17, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

This cultivar is an improved McIntosh. it is an all purpose apple but for my taste is better suited for applesauce and similar cooked applications. It is a hard red apple that is a good keeper.