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Black Oxford Apple tree

Owner: fendwick

Location:  Bemidji, MN, United States

Age:Planted in about 2013
Age of this tree:8 years
Soil:Sandy 
Climate at this location:Zone 3a
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments

Season records for this tree

  • 2017

  • 2016

    Dead tree; failed leaf-out -- Removed in July 2016
  • 2015

  • 2014

    hard winter of 2013 winterkilled top half of tree; new branches have sprouted from below snowline; now 2-3ft high and protected for winter w/ burlap
  • 2013

    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    newly planted in April 2013
  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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