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About this Laxton's Fortune Apple tree

Owner: Paul

Location:  West Bridgford, Nottingham, United Kingdom


Age: Planted in about
Blossom time: March/April
Picking time: August/September
Soil characteristics at this location: Acidic 
Climate at this location: Mild
Pruning: Yes
Age of this tree: Very old
Tree form: Not sure
Height: Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Light crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: Codling moths


Owner's comments

The house was built in 1936 and I suspect that the tree may have been planted within a few yeras of completion.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2009  
3rd week August

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