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Botanical name: Malus domestica 'Discovery'
Other names: Apple 'Discovery'
Variety or cultivar: 'Discovery' _ 'Discovery' is an upright, spreading apple tree covered in pure white, cup-shaped flowers in spring, followed by crisp, juicy, red dessert apples.
Malus domestica 'Discovery' is: Deciduous
Flower: White in Spring
Foliage: Green in Spring; Green in Summer; Red, Orange in Autumn
Fruit: Red in Summer
Fragrance: Flowers are scented in spring
Tree shape: Spreading, Upright
Pruning: Thin fruit as required.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Budding, Grafting. REGISTER to read more...
Malus domestica 'Discovery' (Apple 'Discovery') will reach a height of 6m and a spread of 6m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Cottage/Informal, Containers
Cultivation: Plant in moderately fertile, moist, free-draining soil in full sun, although it will tolerate partial shade. Keep a clear area around the trunk of at least 60cm radius.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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