All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

Newton Wonder Apple tree

Owner: Dick

Location:  Whittlesey, PETERBOROUGH, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 1930
Age of this tree:89 years
Pruning:Rarely pruned and then only lightly
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Not sure
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:Codling Moth

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Harvest: 1st week October
    Canker: Not present
    Mildew: Mild attack
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Mild attack
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Tree now mainly biennial but still get a fair crop in the 'light' year
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


©2019 Orange Pippin Ltd. All rights reserved.

You may not reproduce any of the content of this website without our express permission.
We do not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of any errors in the content of this website.