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Macoun Apple

Macoun Apple

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Macoun Apple

Malus domestica 'Macoun'

Macoun is a regional favorite in the Northeast and Ohio area. It is similar to McIntosh in many characteristics, but has better keeping characteristics, dessert qualiuty and ripens about a month later. It is very aromatic and flavorful, with white, firm and juicy flesh.


12-16 Feet



10-14 Feet


Hardiness Zone


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86 Macoun Apple on Semi-Dwarf (EMLA 7) root, Extra Large 5/8" up caliper grade $26.99 Add to Cart

Malus domestica 'Macoun'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Macoun has a very upright habit and doesn't tend to spread much until it starts to bear heavily. It can tend to be biennial bearing, so thin aggressively to reduce heavy crops.

A Little History about Macoun Apple

Macoun was introduced in 1923 from Geneva, NY. It's parent are McIntosh and Jersey Black.

Malus domestica 'Macoun' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Mid-season blooming
Pollinizer needed
Thin heavily for size
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Very vigorous
Slow to bear
Upright habit
Harvest Period
Early fall
Other Attributes
Very juicy
Keeps well
Complex flavor
Sub-acid flavor
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Above average skill
Good for sauce
Juice or Cider
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking
Good for pies