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James Grieve Apple tree

Owner: Janet

Location:  Carnoustie, ANGUS, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Soil:sandy 
Climate at this location:sunny dry with cold winters
Pruning:yes
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Heavy crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Organic treatments
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:aphids ants snails

Owner's comments

This tree was in the garden when we moved in 2006. It is probably at least 30 years old and suffers badly from canker.

Season records for this tree

  • 2009

    Spring blossom:  

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