Honeycrisp is a newer variety, developed at the University of Minnesota. It is a cross between a Macoun and a Honeygold.
Medium sized, rounded, red fruit, with orange/yellow stripes along the apple.
Light pink - white
EMLA 26 Dwarf Mature Height 10-12ft.
EMLA 7A Semi-Dwarf Mature Height 12-15ft.
EMLA 111 Semi-Dwarf Mature Height 18-22ft.
STANDARD Mature Height 26-30ft.
Honeycrisp is one of the most hardy and vigorous trees. It can take temperatures down to -40 degrees. Honeycrisp does need to be thinned heavily to increase the size of the apples.
Crisp, juicy, sweet. Honeycrip has excellent flavor and is most often used for fresh eating.