Dandee Red is an exciting apple that ripens 8 days before Paulared. Dandee Red is a 100% full, red, blush with pleasingly tart, crisp, creamy white flesh. It has exceptional holding ability and shelf life for an apple in this early season. The tree is very hardy and enjoys mildew and fire blight resistance similar to McIntosh. Dandee Red is an exceptionally high quality early apple with wonderful McIntosh characteristics.