The Q&A Archives: Apple Trees - St. Peters, Missouri

Question: What are the best Apple trees to plant here in St. Peters, Missouri?
Diane R.

Answer: Because Missouri's climate is favorable for fire blight, powdery mildew, scab, and cedar apple rust, disease-resistant cultivars are recommended to minimize the need for spraying fungicides. The best apples to grow in your region include the following: Enterprise, Goldrush, Jonafree, Liberty, Pristine ,Redfree, and Williams' Pride. You will need two different cultivars for pollination.

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