Apple Bare Root Trees

Gilby’s Bare Root
Fruit Trees – 2018

Variety

Parents

Bloom
Time

Zone

Root Stock

Tree Size

Storage

Comments

Apples

State Fair

Mantet x Oriole Early 3 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 2-4 weeks Flavor is tart and good eating and baking. Good texture, all purpose apple.

Hazen

Duchess and Starking Delicious Early 3 Standard 7/8 4 weeks Sweet, mild, good for eating cooking and deserts, very winter hardy.

Zestar

State Fair x MN Selection Early 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 3 months Crisp and juicy, excellent sweet tart flavor also very good for pies and sauces. Good results in zone 3b at Gilby’s.

Zestar

State Fair x MN Selection Early 4 B9 3/4 3 months Crisp and juicy, excellent sweet tart flavor also very good for pies and sauces. Good results in zone 3b at Gilby’s.

Norland

Rescue x Melba Early 2 Standard 7/8 8 weeks Natural semi-dwarf, very precocious and productive, small to medium fruit, good cooking and eating, very hardy, pick prior to maturity for storage use.

Dolgo Crab

Ornamental Crab Early 2 Standard 7/8 8 weeks Wonderful for jelly, great pollinator,ripens end of July and beginning of August.

KinderKrisp

HoneyCrisp? x Zestar? Early 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 8-10 weeks Kids love it! This variety yields sweet, juicy fruit just the right size for little hands. Ideal for lunch boxes and afternoon snacks. Outstanding flavor and crisp, fine texture reminiscent of Honeycrisp. Great Storage. Good Results in 3b. Best when picked fresh from the tree. Believed to have the same parents as SweeTango. Originates from Fairhaven, Minnesota in 1998. Cold-hardy. Ripens in late August.

KinderKrisp

HoneyCrisp? x Zestar? Early 4 Standard 7/8 8-10 weeks Kids love it! This variety yields sweet, juicy fruit just the right size for little hands. Ideal for lunch boxes and afternoon snacks. Outstanding flavor and crisp, fine texture reminiscent of Honeycrisp. Great Storage. Good Results in 3b. Best when picked fresh from the tree. Believed to have the same parents as SweeTango. Originates from Fairhaven, Minnesota in 1998. Cold-hardy. Ripens in late August.

KinderKrisp

HoneyCrisp? x Zestar? Early 4 Geneva 41 5/8 8-10 weeks Kids love it! This variety yields sweet, juicy fruit just the right size for little hands. Ideal for lunch boxes and afternoon snacks. Outstanding flavor and crisp, fine texture reminiscent of Honeycrisp. Great Storage. Good Results in 3b. Best when picked fresh from the tree. Believed to have the same parents as SweeTango. Originates from Fairhaven, Minnesota in 1998. Cold-hardy. Ripens in late August.

Yellow Transparent

Russia 1880 Early 3 Standard 7/8 one week Well-known early summer apple, good for drying, freezing, sauce, juice and wine. Transparent pale yellow skin. Crisp, light-textured, juicy flesh.

Wealthy

Cherry Crab x Sops of Wine Early Mid 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 4 weeks Tart balanced flavor, considered grandma’s best kept secret for pie. Good success in 3b at Gilby’s.

Chestnut Crab

Early Mid 3 Standard 11/16 8 weeks Pleasant nut like flavor. Outstanding flavor and texture, very winter hardy.

Prairie Magic

Goodland x Mantet Mid 3 Standard 11/16 2-4 weeks Flesh is white, crisp, Sweet, and cooking.

Macintosh

Fameuse x Detroit Red Mid 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 4-6 weeks Sprightly flavor, good for making apple sauce.

Red Baron

Delicious Golden x Daniels Red Dushess Mid 3 Standard 7/8 6-8 weeks Yellow red, crisp, juicy, sweet but mild flavor, very productive, good eating, pies, sauce. Resistant to Fireblight, winter hardy.

Wodarz

Mid 3 Standard 7/8 3 months Firm, sweet, eating and cooking.

Honeygold

Golden Delicious x Haralson Mid 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 3-4 months Medium to large yellow apple, crisp, juicy and sweet, good eating and cooking.

Sweet 16

MN 447 x Northern Spy Mid 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 3-4 months Crisp juicy texture, excellent sweet unusual flavor like cherry candy, fire blight resistant, good success in zone 3b.

Honeycrisp

Keepsake x ? Mid 3 or 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 7 months Sweet, well balanced, crisp, excellent flavor.

Honeycrisp

Keepsake x ? Mid 3 or 4 B9 3/4 7 months Sweet, well balanced, crisp, excellent flavor.

Goodland

Manitoba Canada 1955 Mid Late 3 Standard 11/16 2-4 weeks Crisp, juicy, tender and aromatic, medium sized. Good for baking, very hardy.

Cortland

Ben Davis x Mcintosh Mid Late 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 4-6 weeks White flesh, Eating or cooking has done well at Gilby’s.

Snow Sweet

Sharon x Connell Red Mid-Late 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 1-2 months Sweet with a slight tart balance and rich overtones.

Frostbite

Minnesota 1936 Mid Late 3 Standard 7/8 4 months Small apple, Crisp, very sweet, molasses, extremely cold hardy. Parent to Keepsake and Sweet 16. Grandparent to Honeycrisp.

Frostbite

Minnesota 1936 Mid Late 3 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 4 months Small apple, Crisp, very sweet, molasses, extremely cold hardy. Parent to Keepsake and Sweet 16. Grandparent to Honeycrisp.

Frostbite

Minnesota 1936 Mid Late 3 G 41 11/16 4 months An unusual small apple with a distinctive sweet flavor, and exceptionally cold-hardy.

Connell Red

Mcintosh and Longfield Mid Late 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 5 months Excellent for eating and cooking, distinctive flavor.

Fireside

Mcintosh and Longfield Mid Late 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 5 months Large, sweet, pleasant flavor. Resistant to Cedar-rust. Same parents as Connell Red.

Red Regent

Daniels Red Duchess, Delicious Late 4 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 4 months Juicy, crisp, flavor is outstanding balance of sweet and tart, excellent for fresh eating and cooking.

Haralred

Malinda x Wealthy Late 3 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 5 months Juicy, tart, firm, extremely hardy and fire blight resistant.

Haralson

Malinda x Wealthy Late 3 Standard 7/8 5 months Hard, crisp, tart, very hardy will not pollinate Haralred or Beacon.

Haralson

Malinda x Wealthy Late 3 M7 Semi Dwarf 11/16 5 months Hard, crisp, tart, very hardy will not pollinate Haralred or Beacon.

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