Return to the Trees Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
What type of apple tree?

Posted by katisu 5 (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 27, 14 at 22:35

What type of apple tree is this? The apples are so tiny. Not like, cherry-sized, but very small. They are green. Could the fact that we only have one apple tree be the reason they're so small?

I'm going to post a few more pics in this thread in a couple of mins, so bear with me.

Thanks in advance!


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: What type of apple tree?

Close-up of leaves.


 o
RE: What type of apple tree?

to ID an apple ... you need to show pix of the mature apples... and MAYBE.. someone in the fruit forum can give you a fruit name ...

and since crabs are in the apple family ... we cant even rule that out on these pix ...

ken


 o
RE: What type of apple tree?

This is the best I can do as far as the fruit. I know it isn't really apple season quite yet, but they all seem to fall before they get any larger than this. And this one has been on the ground for a bit. Of course, the squirrels could be to blame for that.

Hopefully we can get a few good ones in a few months, and then I can provide a better picture!


 o
RE: What type of apple tree?

Are all the apples falling? Most apple trees undergo the 'June drop' where they shed a lot of small fruit. But the remainder go on to maturity. Identifying apples is very difficult even if one has a ripe fruit and well nigh impossible with an immature one.


 o
RE: What type of apple tree?

I only see maybe two apples left. And they're about this size. The tree is taller than my 2-story house, so I can't see all the way up.

I guess I can wait a few months and see what happens.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Trees Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here