All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

About this Golden Delicious 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 - but tree planted with roots in shade of a wall, to improve moisture
Pruning: Yes
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Medium crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: Aphids

Owner's comments

Leaves are very prone to scab but fruits are not. Good resistance to pests. Average-good resistance to diseases.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2010 2 May

2009 18 April


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