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About this Discovery Apple tree

Owner: N.

Location:  CAMBRIDGE, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom


Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: MM106
Soil characteristics at this location: Shallow sandy-gravelly loam 
Climate at this location: Warm, dry, windy
Pruning: Yes
Age of this tree: 5 - 10 years
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Medium crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: Wasps, earwigs, codling moth (maggots)


Owner's comments

Poor resistance to pests. Good resistance to diseases.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2010 24 April

2009 18 April

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