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Sheepnose
Orginated in Connecticut around 1800

Fruit:

A large fruit with a conical shape somewhat reminiscent of a sheep's nose. Red skin often darkens to purplish-black. Flesh is firm yellow and rich. Excellent dessert apple.

Bloom Time:
Early-Mid May

Bloom Color:
Light pink - white

Pollination:
Diploid

Fruit Ripening Time:
Mid September

Rootstocks:
EMLA 26 Dwarf Mature Height 10-12ft.

Tree Characteristics:
Spreading growth habit.

Exposure:
Full sun