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Winter Banana
Originated in Indiana in 1876

Fruit:
Medium to large yellow apple with blush. Flesh is fine grained, crisp, with very rich subacid flavor. Great for desserts

Bloom Time:
Mid May

Bloom Color:
Light pink - white

Pollination:
Excellent pollinator for Red Delicious.

Fruit Ripening Time:
Early October

Rootstocks:
EMLA 26 Dwarf Mature Height 10-12ft.
EMLA 7A Semi-Dwarf Mature Height 12-15ft.
EMLA 111 Semi-Dwarf Mature Height 18-22ft.
EMLA 9 Dwarf Mature Height 8-10ft.

Tree Characteristics:
Tree is healthy and vigorous with a spreading growth habit. Bears well in mild climates.

Exposure:
Full sun