|Latin name:||Malus domestica Baya® ‘Marisa’|
|Delivery type:||Supplied as bare-rooted stemmed plant|
|Guarantee:||5 years guarantee|
|Preferred location:||Sun, Half shadow|
|Leafs all year:||No|
|Flowering:||April - May|
|Harvesting:||August - October|
|Growing Height:||200 - 400 cm|
|Planting distance:||200 - 400 cm|
The red-fleshed apple grows well in garden soil. Make sure that the root ball of the apple tree is well moistened. Place the tree in a bucket of lukewarm water. Prepare a large planting hole and loosen the soil. Place the root ball of Malus domestica 'Baya® Marisa' at the right height in the planting hole. The upper side of the root ball should be about 10 cm below the ground level. Next to the root ball push a stake firmly into the ground for support. Fill the planting hole with soil and press firmly. Water generously after planting. The red-fleshed apple grows well in fertile garden soil. Improve poor garden soil by adding compost and fertilizer. Choose a spot in direct sunlight.
Malus domestica 'Baya® Marisa is a strong and healthy apple. Using a mulch of compost and granulated cow manure is worth it. Each year in winter apply some mulch around the roots of the tree. Water generously in dry periods. In August, you can slightly thin out the tree. If you remove the smallest apples, all the energy goes to the larger fruits. The apples can be harvested in October.
The well-known Malus domestica 'Baya® Marisa’ is a delicious apple with firm, red, juicy flesh. The taste is sweet, aromatic and slightly acidic. The peel of 'Baya® Marisa’ is also red. Malus domestica 'Baya® Marisa' is a great eating apple but can also be used for making apple sauce. These apples are very healthy and are high in vitamin C and antioxidants!
Not only are the apples are red but also the blossom in spring is a beautiful crimson colour! This makes it particularly attractive in the garden. This apple is dependant on cross pollination in order to produce apples. This can be done by any other apple tree.