Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet

Malus domestica

Apple tropic Sweet

Fruit Trees > Temperate Fruit Trees > Apple Tree > Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet
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.
Other Names: Malus pumila

$79.00 ($34.00-$79.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn 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? Sometimes, Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Suitability in Pots Yes

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

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

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Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet Reviews & Tips

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Annette catchpole
1y ago

Ningi, Qld, Australia

Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet

On the coast just north of Brisbane, Tropic Sweet and Anna continually flower and fruit even through winter. Fabulous!

★★★ 2y ago


Still early days. I have had problems with ants but have temporarily solved by moving the pot periodically(2009 Aug) I have got some very promising flowers already.

★★★★★ 2y ago


   I love apples, but I'm sick of the tasteless ones sold in supermarkets, so three trees should keep us going for hopefully nearly six months of the year.   Bought from Daleys and planted mid Nov 2017 (Gold Coast) in a garden bed next to a dwarf t...

★★★★ 2y ago

BRAY PARK, QLD, Australia

Espaliered, pretty flowers at front entrance with dwarf golden dorsett and nashi pear. Good snack sized fruit within six months of purchase. Must bag/net to protect from fruit fly... best time to harvest is when fruit drops into bag. I bag fruit when s...

Dimity Cottage1
★★★★ 4y ago


Am training it over an archway

★★★ 4y ago

MAREEBA, QLD, Australia

Fared a little better than Tropical Anna in the full Mareeba sun. Suffered a small amount of sun burn, but is doing better in a spot that gets full sun in the mornings only.

★★★★★ 5y ago


Growing apples is a first time and I am quite looking forward to itJune 2016 A small crop this year is expectedDec 2017 A small crop of quite nice apples coming on

★★ 9y ago

Shenton Park, WA, Australia

Bought it this year from Daleys , planted June and it already has 2 fruit growing.

★★★★ 9y ago

Erskineville, nsw

I am espaliering this tree with 2 other apples- Anna And Golden Dorset in a candelabra shape. This is the first year fruiting - I've had about 10 small apples, very sweet and crisp but don't seem to keep well in the fridge- they become floury.  Fruit ...

★★★ 10y ago

Bardon, Qld, Australia

Only one of my apples is alive, and only because the possum could not reach the very top leaves. Didn't stop it from trying as the pot was knocked over 3 times. Barely alive I now have a possum-trimmed topiary tree, but I don't know how well it will fr...

★★★★ 11y ago


Planted a year ago and it has grown well and dealt with high winds. It has recently flowered and looking quite happy.

★★ 11y ago

Warner, QLD, Australia

Not having any luck growing any of the tropical apples

★★★ 11y ago

Worongary, QLD, Australia

Have just moved this tree about 2 months ago, so that is why some of the leaves are brown as it dried out.

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