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

Norland Apple