White Icicle™ Columnar Apple
Malus domestica 'White Icicle'
The White Icicle Columnar Apple is a unique and attractive variety of apple tree that is prized for its slender, upright growth habit and tasty fruit. As its name suggests, this apple tree grows in a columnar shape, with branches that are narrow and closely spaced, forming a column-like structure.
The tree's leaves are dark green and glossy, and they form a dense canopy that provides ample shade for the fruit.
The fruit produced by the White Icicle Columnar Apple is small to medium-sized, with a pale yellow-green skin that is sometimes flushed with red. The flesh is firm and crisp, with a sweet and slightly tart flavor that is similar to a traditional Granny Smith apple.
One of the main advantages of the White Icicle Columnar Apple tree is its compact size and vertical growth habit, which makes it an ideal choice for small gardens and tight spaces. The tree is also relatively low maintenance, requiring only moderate watering and occasional pruning to maintain its shape.
Overall, the White Icicle Columnar Apple is a unique and flavorful apple tree that is well-suited for home gardeners who are looking for a compact, easy-to-care-for fruit tree that produces a tasty and versatile fruit.