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Connel Red Fireside Apple

Connel Red Fireside Apple

Connel Red or Red Fireside Apple

Malus domestica 'Connel Red (Red Fireside)'

Connel Red is a red sport of Fireside.  It has large, round, solid red fruit with has a sweet, mild and aromatic flavor like Fireside.  It is great for eating and cooking.  It stores well into the spring maintaining its crisp juicy texture.  It ripens in October and is a heavy annual producer.  Mid-season bloom.


Alternate Name:  Red Fireside

Connel Red or Red Fireside Apple Pricing

Item # Description Price
2558 Connel Red Apple on Dwarf (Bud 9) root - Small 3/8" - 7/16" caliper grade $26.99 Add Add to Cart

Height

12-15 Feet

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Spread

10-15 Feet


USDA Hardiness Zone 3-5

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Malus domestica 'Connel Red (Red Fireside)'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Connel Red performs like Fireside.  It is a weepy tip bearer.  Resistant to cedar apple rust, but susceptible to scab and fire blight.

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A Little History about Connel Red or Red Fireside Apple

Connel Red is a patented red sport of Fireside apple, which was bred by the University of Minnesota.  It was  introduced in 1957 after being discovered in Wisconsin.

Malus domestica 'Connel Red (Red Fireside)' Characteristics & Attributes