Freedom is a cross of Macoun x Antonovka produced in Geneva, New York, and released in 1983.
Freedom is a good multi-use apple. Medium to large red fruit on almost invisible yellow skin. Crisp, juicy, sweet, good-tasting flesh. Subacid, sprightly flavor.
Tree is vigorous, spreading, and resistant to all major apple tree diseases. Ready to harvest in late September/early October in New York, with peark flavor October-November. A royalty of $1.00 is added to the base price of this tree.