LindaMac® was discovered as a whole McIntosh (Mac) tree mutation by Les Bull of Casnovia, Michigan. Colors nearly 100% blush red by harvest. Fruit has a good sweet flavor. Fire blight tolerant, highly resistant to Cedar Apple Rust (CAR), but susceptible to scab. It is mid-season variety with spur-type fruit bearing habit. Ripens 5-6 weeks before other McIntosh varieties.
LindaMac® Apple Tree
LindaMac® was discovered as a whole McIntosh (Mac) tree mutation by Les Bull of Casnovia, Michigan. It has typical Mac growth habit with a sweet white flesh and great Mac crunch.
General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.
A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.