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Laxton's Fortune Apple tree

Owner: Jean

Location:  Martock, SOMERSET, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:M25
Picking:September
Soil:clay on shale 
Pruning:yes when young
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Biennial cropping (alternate years)
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated

Owner's comments

delicious for juicing/dessert.

Season records for this tree

  • 2010

    only four flowers - definately biennial
  • 2009

    Harvest: 1st week September

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