The Novaspy apple was developed in the late 1900's form its parents Northern Spy and Golden Delicious and so not only is it more disease-resistant, easier to grow, and more productive at an earlier age, but it also has the delicious taste of its successful parents. So if Northern Spy is the reason behind half of its name, what is the rest? You may have guessed it, it's place of origin was Nova Scotia, hence, Novaspy.
Flowering Group: 3 can cross polinate with groups 2, 3, and 4.
Hardiness Zone: 4-8. Calculate to see if your zone falls in this range here