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Gala Apple

Malus domestica x Gala

Gala apple is an apple variety that originated in New Zealand and is now one of the most popular apple varieties in the USA. The fruits are crisp, sweet and aromatic. Its also a good pollenizer for other apple varieties.

Gala Details  
Flavor Crisp, Sweet and Tart
Chill Hours < 500 below 45° F
Skin Color When Ripe Mottled Orange
Fruit Use Fresh or Cooked
Self-Fruitful Yes
Flower Season Early Spring
Fruit Season August
Light Needs Full Sun
Water Needs Regular Water
USDA Zone 4 – 9