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Malus domestica 'Sunset'
common name: Orchard Apple
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Medium sized dessert apple of good flavour, golden flushed with orange-red. Self fertile.
Similar to Malus domestica 'Cox's Orange Pippin' but reputedly easier to grow.
Moderately fertile, well drained soil, preferably in full sun.
Harvest fruit in October.
Size depends on the grafting rootstock.
Self fertile, pollination group C.