|This tree's fruit is attractive, medium to large sized, light greenish-yellow, sour, and tender. Very suitable for cooking. This is an early ripening variety that has a short season. Harvest time is mid-June to July. Does not store well. Careful early training, annual pruning and shaping are required to insure healthy and productive trees. Apple trees are susceptible to a variety of pests and diseases but are very rewarding when properly cared for.