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About this Discovery Apple tree

Owner: John

Location:  KILMARNOCK, ayrshire, United Kingdom


Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: m9
Blossom time: early mid may
Picking time: late august
Soil characteristics at this location: clay 
Climate at this location: above average rainfall windy
Pruning: august
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Not sure
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Organic treatments
Pesticides: Chemical treatments
Main local pests: green fly/


Owner's comments

i use lots of soil improver ie manure and john innes 3 and feed with bone meal and seaweed fert most trees are cordons or vertical columns from chris bowers fruit tree nursery

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