Pomforyou

,Pomforyou' is a healthy columnar apple tree whose fruits can be picked directly from the tree or stored for a longer time. Due to its lean and narrow growth and a lush flowering the tree is perfect for balcony, terrace or as a lean fruit hedge. Full crop is reached from the fourth year. Its taste is quite similar to the one of the well-known ,Elstar'.

Parents:

,Maipole' x ,Roter Elstar'

Growth:

pillar shaped growth, steeply upright, short internodes, weak, compact

Blossom:

quite late, lush flowering, very robust, diploid, good pollinator, ,Pompink, Pomforyou' and ,Pomredrobust' fertilize each other mutually

Ripeness:

time for harvest: mid-September, ripe for eating: from harvest to December (root cellar)

Appearance:

mid-size, flat/of medium height, with little ribbing, the stem is of medium length, green-yellow, bright red to pink covering, body colour 60 to 80 %, no russeting

Taste:

very good, with a pronounced acidity

Crop yield:

very high, regular, early onsetting

Special notes:

Due to its low susceptibility to scab, cancer, fruitrot and aphids ,Pomforyou' is an unproblematic allrounder suitable for fresh consumption and processing.