Top Questions About Red Delicious Apple Trees

Click on links below to jump to that question.

Questions About Red Delicious Apple Trees

Asked by
tymanda on
May 21, 2011

Q. Red Delicious Tree

My red delicious tree didn’t produce any apples. What can I do to pollinate the tree?

Answered by
Heather on
May 23, 2011
Certified Expert
A.

You can try to attract more pollinators. This article can help with that:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/beneficial/creating-a-pollinator-garden.htm

If this is not feasible, you can use a small paintbrush and swirl it inside each blossom you want to pollinate.

00
Was this answer useful?
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!
Asked by
Anonymous on
July 18, 2011

Q. Red Delicious Apple Tree Problem

My red delicious apple tree produces a lot of apples, but they get these little black spots on them. It kind of looks moldy. Can you tell me what it is and what I can do about it?

Answered by
Cathy on
July 21, 2011
Asked by
Anonymous on
June 11, 2012

Q. Young Apple Tree Not Leafing

We planted a two or three year old Red Delicious apple tree last May. The tree looked good all year and bloomed beautifully this spring. Then. . .the blooms fell off and the leaves are very small and few. We live near Richmond, VA. and it has been dry. We water the plants from our well every day. Everything else seems to be thriving in the yard. Any suggestions? Oh, the tree seems loose in the ground too.

Answered by
Nikki on
June 11, 2012
Certified Expert
Learn

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog
The website that started it all!
Main Website

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More