Melrose Apple Tree


Melrose apple introduced in 1944 and is a cross between Jonathan and Delicious. The fruit is medium to large. It has slightly acid flavor with very good cooking and dessert qualities. It ripens from mid to late October. Fruits have good storage life. Grows zones 5 to 9.


Our fruit trees (grafted and budded) are about 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most are more than 5' and 1/2". Our seedlings are 18-36" tall.

A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.