Apple - Dorsett Golden

Malus domestica

Delicious Dorsett Golden Apples at Picones Exotic Orchard Near Byron Bay NSW Australia

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Sweet aromatic apple with yellow fruit and a delightful pink blush and firm white flesh. Low chill requirement allows it to be grown in subtropical climates. It pollinates well with Tropic Sweet or Anna.
Other Names: Malus pumila


Specifications of Apple - Dorsett Golden

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 2 compatible plants (Pollination Required)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 4-5 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months January, February, March, November, December

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Pollinators 808, 810, 811, 816

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Extra Information

Pollinators for the Apple - Dorsett Golden

You will need another low chill Apple for pollination and fruit set. These are compatible as they flower at a similar time

Apple - Tropical Anna


These delicious and crunchy apples are very similar to their cold climate cousins however they only require a low amount of chill. Similar in taste and shape to Red Delicious.

Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet

$46.95 ($46.95-$79.00 choose a size)

A low chill, deliciously sweet and crunchy apple. Bears two weeks before Anna. On a semi dwarfing rootstock, ideal for backyard plantings and container specimens.

Dwarf Apple - Tropical Anna

$46.95 ($46.95-$79.00 choose a size)

Delicious crunchy apples similar to their cold climate cousins, Red Delicious, but only require a low amount of chill. On a semi dwarfing rootstock they are ideal for backyard plantings and container specimens.

Apple - Tropic Sweet


These delicious and crunchy apples only require a low amount of chill to fruit. Very similar to the Jonathon apple in looks and flavour. Earliest fruiting apple, 2 weeks before Anna.

Apple - Dorsett Golden Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

★★★★★ 3y ago


A strong, healthy tree. Fruiting every year

★★★★★ 5y ago

RISDON PARK, SA, Australia

This is simply a fantastic tree. Very easy going, bearing enthusiastically even when not flowering in tandem with any of it's neighbours. Have an Anna, Tropic Sweet, Tropic Beauty, Ein Shemer, Ellisons Orange and Wild Granny (Diggers), but this tree re...

★★★★ 12y ago

Shelley, WA, Australia

Hardy little tree that I have transplanted about 3 times, Lots of fruit, really got me onto the low chill varieties.  Apples are crisp eated straight from the tree, good for cooking as well 

★★★★ 12y ago

Ocean View, QLD, Australia

The apple currently has fruit. it did not fruit in its first season, but it is a sturdy little tree which promises much. It gets regular water from our grey water dripper system.

★★★ 12y ago

South Maroota, NSW, Australia

Flowers and forms fruit, which get stolen by the birds. Lovely tree.

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