Developed by the University of Minnesota, Sweet Sixteen is one of the best-tasting cold-hardy apple trees – perfect for northern gardeners! All around delectable flavor! Sweet Sixteen apples have a high sugar content with hints of vanilla – ideal for baking or eating fresh.
This vigorous bears fruit young with high yields. The large, colorful apples ripen in mid-September. Fruit has good storage qualities. The Sweet Sixteen Apple tree can withstand subzero temperatures, making it a staple in orchards with cold climates.