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About this Cox's Orange Pippin Apple tree

Owner: Angela

Location:  Bedford, BEDFORDSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about 2006
Age of this tree: 12 years
Pruning: Prune in autumn
Tree form: Not sure
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Light crops
Growth: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated

Owner's comments

Tree planted in 2006. First apples to maturity (7) Sep 2009.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2014 24 April
1st week September
10kg / 22lbs
3.5m / 11.7ft high
2.0m / 6.7ft wide
Excellent crop, good flavour. Still storing in Fridge mid- Nov.
2013 11 May
1st week September
5kg / 11lbs

2012 1 May
1st week September

Very disappointing - picked 8 apples, only one perfect, cooked the marked ones
2011 12 April
1st week September

Approx 50 perfect fruit - wrapped and stored. Wonderful !
2010 28 April
1st week September

16 apples on tree, picked as birds starting to peck. Delicious flavour!

Cox's Orange Pippin tree

Cox's Orange Pippin tree

Copyright: A. Underhill

Uploaded: 28 Apr 2011

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