Zone 2, standard. Ripens very early & well suited for very cold areas plus it is very hardy. Good for eating and cooking, stores well if picked before fully ripe.
Apple recommendations for pollination:
Early season bloomers: (in order of bloom)
Gravenstein, Yellow Transparent, Norland, Red Duchess, Wealthy
Mid-Season bloomers: (in order of bloom)
Macintosh, Goodland, Honey Crisp, Frostbite