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Stayman Apple tree

Owner: Dave

Location:  Newbury, OHIO, United States

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:Possibly M1111
Blossom:mid to late May, but varies
Picking:Mid November
Soil:Mahoning-Ellsworth-heavy clay 
Climate at this location:Wet, cold winters, sometimes cool lwet summers
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Organic treatments
Local pests:scab, leaf rollers

Owner's comments

This is the first year our tree produced a very bountiful crop. Such seems to be the case this year for apples generally in northeast Ohio. No late Spring frost, adequate moisture and a long, moderate Fall with no really cold weather early on. Th apples are large and firm, with some showing moderate defects in appearance, which has nothing to do with the taste;they are very juicy, crisp and spicy, and seem to improve in flavor after being picked. This is a truly wonderful apple coming form a tree we planted around 1993 or 1994. And the blossoms were magnificent and long lived!

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