Apple (Malus) 'Redfree'

Redfree Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

Resistant to apple scab, cedar apple rust, fire blight and mildew. Ripens early August in zone 5.

More About Apple (Malus) 'Redfree'

  • One of the best new eating apples
  • Disease resistant
  • Jonathan-like in appearance and taste

Without a doubt, one of the best-eating early apples. Redfree features red Jonathan-type coloring, with firm flesh and good texture.

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


12-18 ft


10-12 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Apple (Malus) 'Redfree' Characteristics


  • Specimen


  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Songbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Needs well drained soil

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Early season

Bloom Time

  • Early-mid season

Disease Resistance

  • cedar-apple rust resistant
  • very disease resistant/doesn't require spraying
  • fire blight resistant
  • apple scab resistant

Flower Color

  • Appleblossom Pink

Fruit Qualities

  • sweet
  • juicy
  • mild flavor

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for eating
  • stores well/good keeper


  • Upright, rounded
  • Rounded

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')