Apples – Fun Facts

  • Apples are high in fiber.
  • Apples are a member of the rose family.
  • The apples from one tree can fill 20 boxes every year.
  • Fresh apples float because 25 percent of their volume is air.
  • There are more than 7,000 varieties of apples grown in the world.
  • If you grew 100 apple trees from the seeds of one tree, they would all be different.
  • In the winter, apple trees need to “rest” for about 900-1,000 hours below 45 degrees Fahrenheit in order to flower and fruit properly.




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