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Learn about several plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Braeburn Apple (9 of 12)

Self-infertile requiring cross-pollination from another variety
Plant in full sun
Prune regularly to maintain two-dimensional espalier form.
Plant in rich organic soil that is well-drained
Height: 12-15 feet; Width: 12-15 feet
Hardy in USDA zones 5-8:
Zone 5: Plant in early spring or fall; plant in full sun; fertilize and prune as needed in early spring; mulch in fall.
Zone 6: Plant in early spring or fall; plant in full sun; fertilize and prune as needed in early spring; mulch in fall.
Zone 7: Plant in early fall; plant in full sun; fertilize and prune as needed in early spring; mulch in fall.
Zone 8: Plant in early fall; plant in full sun to light shade; fertilize and prune as needed in early spring; mulch in fall.

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