Lee #17 Apple

Lee #17 Apple

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Lee #17 is another great apple bred by the late Lloyd Lee of Barrhead, Alberta. Lloyd had grown thousands of apples from seed at his experimental orchard and Lee #17 is known as one of his best. Fruit is sweet, tart and juicy and can grow to a large size, sometimes pushing over 10 cm in diameter. It's a very good for fresh eating, juicing and using for pies. Ripens early September and keeps for 2 months in cold storage. 

 

Hardiness Zone: 2

Height at Maturity: 5 meters (18 feet)

Spread: 4 meters (15 feet)

Soil Preference: Well drained 

Light: Full sun

Pollination: Self-sterile (Needs another apple tree nearby for best pollination)  

Latin Name: Malus 'Lee 17'