Honeycrisp in Washington

Apply calcium sprays throughout the growing season, starting in June, to minimize bitter pit incidence (Peryea et al., 2007).

References

  • Tong, C., Kruger, D., Vickers, Z., Bedford, D., Luby, J., El-Shiekh, A., Shackel, K., Ahmadi, H. 1999. Comparison of softening-related changes during storage of 'Honeycrisp' apple, its parents, and 'Delicious'. J Amer Soc Hort Sci. 124:407-415.

Washington Contact

James Mattheis USDA, ARS TFRL
1104 N. Western Avenue Wenatchee, WA 98801
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