The orchard is situated on top of Blue’s Hill and extends upward to the tree line of Monterey Mountain. To date we have planted 4000 apple tree consisting of 12 varieties. The trees are planted 3 feet apart on 11 foot rows. We tie the main leader to wires at 3,5,7 and 9 feet. We have been pruning to keep each tree in their allotted space. These Goldrush trees shown are at 7-9 feet.
Our 12 variety of apples in order of ripening are: