Looks Great When Sliced Cameo Apple Tree
- Perfect Balance Between Sweet and Tart
- Crisp, Zingy Flavor
- Prized by Chefs and Foodies
- Try Them Blended With Other Varieties in Pies, Cobblers, and Crisps
- Good Keeping Apple
- Great for Cut Fruit Salads, Resists Browing
Formerly known as the Carousel Apple, the Cameo produces rave reviews from growers and consumers. Cameo apples are prized for their thin skin with a crisp and juicy texture. They are described as having the perfect balance in taste between sweet and tart.
Cameo fruit is medium to large and uniform in size featuring a distinctive red stripe over a yellow and light-green under color. You’ll love the aroma of a freshly cut Cameo!
The trees have lovely white spring blooms and a very ornamental harvest.
Their resistance to browning when cut makes them very popular in salads and sandwiches. Include Cameo slices on cheeses plates for an effortlessly chic dessert.
This variety is widely heralded as one of the most flavorful, crispy, and juicy apples anywhere. The Cameo matures one week before Fuji and has a long harvest and storage window.
Cameo apples are hard to find in grocery stores. These trees never stay in stock long. Buy yours today!
- Growing Zones 4-8
- More Information
- Botanical Name Malus ‘Cameo’
- Mature Height 18-25 feet
- Mature Spread 18-25 feet
- Sun Exposure Full Sun
- Soil Type Widely Adaptable
- Moisture Low Once Established
- Growth Rate Medium
- Flower Color White
- Foliage Deciduous
- Foliage Color Green
- Harvest Time Mid Season
- Pollinator Friendly Yes
- Fruiting Time Mid-Season
- When To Prune When Dormant