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Winesap Apple Tree CareView Full Planting & Care Instructions
Sunlight Winesap Apples thrive in full sun, so make sure you plant in a spot that receives at least 6 hours of direct sunlight each day.
Watering Water regularly each week when the soil gets dry 2-3 inches down. Make sure to water more often if the tree is potted or there is a period of drought.
Fertilizing Follow label instructions on an apple-specific fertilizer, usually applying several times from April until August.
The Fine Dining, Easy-Growing Apple
Why Winesap Apple Trees?
With our Winesap Apple Tree, you'll get an elegant culinary experience in your own backyard. The Winesap lives up to its name with its crisp texture and tangy yet sweet flavors, perfect for snacking, baking and juicing.
Winesap Apples have a sour flavor with a rich aftertaste. And with their prolonged storage life of about six months, you can keep them on hand to use in fresh, homemade recipes. Plus, because they're cold hardy down and can fruit in the first year, they boast the benefits of carefree, easy growth.
Why Fast-Growing-Trees.com is Better
For starters, you won’t have to rush out to the grocery store for expensive apples grown with harmful chemicals and pesticides when you have a lifetime supply of hard-to-find Winesap Apples growing at home.
And with our Winesap Apple Trees, you'll have carefree production with bountiful harvests in the fall, year after year. You get this promise of delicious, delectable fruit without effort because we've grafted and grown our Winesaps for best results. Since we've put in the extra work at our nursery, you get consistent, high-quality results from our Winesap Apple Trees.
Reap the rewards of our Winesap Apple Tree's strong beginning. Order yours today, before they are all gone!
Winesap Apple Tree Pollination
Winesap Apple Trees are not self-fertile. You will need to plant two other varieties to achieve fruiting. Below are the most effective pollinators we have chosen for your area...
Planting & Care
1. Planting: For best results, find a location with well-drained soil and full sun - about 6 hours of sunlight per day. Once you've selected a location, dig a hole that's twice the width of the root ball and just as deep. Then, place your tree, backfill and tamp down the soil, and water to settle the soil. Finally, mulch to retain moisture.
*Tip: Make sure your mulch is not touching the base of the trunk.
2. Watering: Your Winesap Apple will benefit from a regular watering each week, though you may have to water more during times of drought. If you're not sure when to water, simply check the soil down to a depth of about 2 or 3 inches - if it's dry here, it's time to water.
3. Pruning: Once your tree has become established and is starting to bear fruit, it will need some periodic, moderate pruning. Only prune the tree during times of dormancy, making sure to remove any vigorous, upright stems and weak, damaged or dead branches.
Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.
|Amount of Order||Shipping Charge|
|Less than $129||$19.95|
|$129 +||FREE SHIPPING!|
|Mature Height:||12-15 ft.|
|Mature Width:||8-10 ft.|
|Year to Bear:||Can Fruit the 1st Year!|
|Botanical Name:||Malus pumila 'Winesap'|
|Does Not Ship To:||AZ,CA,ID,OR,WA|
|Grows Well In Zones:||5-8 outdoors|
|Your Growing Zone:||#|
Growing Zones: 5-8 outdoors(hardy down to -10℉)
Customer Reviews & Photos
Tree looks great and appears healthy. It did arrive with the top 8-10" of the tree broken, but I imagine this is shipping damage and unavoidable. Overall happy with the tree.
We are so sorry to hear how your Winesap Apple Tree arrived! We would like to make this right so please attach some photos and we’ll be happy to take a look!
Our first trees from FGT.
The 2 (McIntosh & Winesap) came to us in fantastic condition. We had dug the holes for them & planted them in rich soil & watered them in. We then put mulch around the trees. So far so good. Very pleased. Will definitely buy from you again.
Beautiful and Healthy trees
Ordered a 6-7 foot Winesap along with an additional pollinator tree. Both trees arrived quickly and in perfectly healthy condition. Instructions were included which made it vary easy to plant and care for. The rest is on me to make sure these take off. But so far so good! Will be ordering more in the future as I am transforming my back yard into my own produce section. Thanks for a great experience.
These 3 trees arrived in great shape and have taken to the new surroundings quite well.