|This tree's fruit is medium-sized, with red on yellow color, and firm, yellow flesh. This is a very juicy and sweet apple which stores well. Harvest time is early to mid season. Gala is a vigorous tree with long supple branches. Acceptable cross pollinaters are: 'Akane', 'Liberty', and 'Spartan'. Careful early training, annual pruning and shaping are required to insure healthy and productive trees.