|This is a hardy, vigorous tree. Fruit is red with darker red stripes, large, moderately acidic, juicy. Harvest time is late in the season. Pollination is required for fruit production. Good candidates for cross pollination are: 'Liberty', 'Ein Shemer', 'Dorsett Golden', 'Spartan',and 'Gala'. Adaptable to Sunset climate zones 1-3, 6, 7. Careful early training, annual pruning and shaping are required to insure healthy and productive trees.while others require cross pollination. Apple trees are susceptible to a variety of pests and diseases but are very rewarding when properly cared for.