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About this Laxton's Fortune Apple tree

Owner: Zed

Location:  Harrow, MIDDLESEX, United Kingdom


Age: Planted in about
Picking time: late September
Soil characteristics at this location: mostly London clay 
Climate at this location: mild, tree surrounded by high fences
Pruning: Very little
Age of this tree: Very old
Tree form: Not sure
Height: Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth characteristics: Not specified
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: leaf miner


Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2012 8 April

2011 5 April
1st week August

Have already picked large, ripe, sweet and juicy apples -earliest ever.
2010
1st week September

2009
3rd week August

Laxton's Fortune, growing in Harrow, UK, and estimated to be 70 years old

Laxton's Fortune, growing in Harrow, UK, and estimated to be 70 years old

Copyright: Zed Zapasnik

Uploaded: 26 Oct 2008

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