Where Do Granny Smith Apples Grow?

Where Do Granny Smith Apples Grow?

In the United States, Granny Smith apple trees grow best in the United Sates Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 5 through 8. However, Granny Smith apple trees grow in a variety of soil types and in a variety of locations in the world.

Granny Smith apple trees should have well-draining soil and plenty of sunlight. The aeration and drainage of soil can be improved by adding organic material.

It is recommended that apple trees are planted at least 8 to 10 feet away from sewer pipes, water pipes and patios. They also should not be positioned at the bottom of a hill, as cold air often gathers there.