Apple 'Newton Wonder' Malus domestica 'Newton Wonder' (C)

apple 'Newton Wonder'


'Newton Wonder' is both a dessert and culinary apple, with less acidity than some cultivars. A vigorous tree that crops heavily, typically with a larger crop every other year. Apples store well for eating from November through to March and sometimes longer. Pollination group 5

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      apple 'Newton Wonder'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      4-8 metres

    • Spread

      4-8 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    Regular pruning required - see apple pruning; spur bearing

  • bambooSoil

    Loam, Sand, SoilClay

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      City & Courtyard Gardens Architectural

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by chip budding or grafting onto a clonal rootstock for fruit. The rootstock used will largely determine the vigour of the tree

  • insectPests

    Aphids, woolly aphid, rosy apple aphid, fruit tree red spider mite, mussel scale, codling moth and caterpillars are the main pests on edible apples

  • microbeDiseases

    Can be susceptible to apple canker and apple scab; this cultivar may also suffer from bitter pit, blossom wilt, powdery mildews and honey fungus