Small (dwarf) 5 medium (semi-dwarf) 6 large (semi-vigorous) 8 full-size (standard) 3 rootstock m116 2. Discovery is the definitive early-season english apple variety, makes a good fruit tree for the garden. It can be disheartening for a gardener to discover scads of small, immature apples dropping from an apple tree early in the growing season. There are several reasons why apples prematurely drop some are a part of the normal life cycle, others indicate a pest infestation, or environmental effect. small soft bodied insects on underside of leaves andor stems of plant usually green or yellow in color, woolly apple aphids are covered in masses of white, wool-like material green apple aphids are dark green when they forst hatch and change to yellow-green with darker green spots as they mature if aphid infestation is heavy it may cause leaves to yellow andor distorted, necrotic spots on. If you are in an area with less than 500 chill hours per year (zone 8-10), then these apple varieties are your best options for growing your own apple trees! All of these apple trees are available through fast growing trees online nursery. Using sharp scissors or a knife small apples can be prized off,. Last year, i had so many apples and did not advertise that i dumped 12 bushels of apples on my compost pile. Apple watch series 5 promotional pricing is after tradein of apple watch series 4 in good condition. Additional tradein values require purchase of a new apple watch, subject to availability and limits. More than 8,000 apple varieties are grown throughout the world, and new varieties are introduced every year. Our apple trees are available in the following types miniature apple tree (m27 rootstock), dwarf apple tree (m9), semi vigorous apple tree (m26), vigorous apple tree (m106), very vigorous apple tree (m25), cordon apple tree, mini cordon apple tree, supercolumns apple tree, stepover apple tree, half standard apple tree, espaliers apple tree and fans apple tree. Few of the crab apples we grow in gardens are descended from our native crab apple (m. Sylvestris), most are derived from one or more of the 40 other wild species that grow in the temperate regions of europe, asia and north america. They make large shrubs or small trees, flowering prolifically, colourfully and often fragrantly in white, pink or purple in spring or early summer.