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About this Discovery Apple tree

Owner: Janet

Location:  CARNOUSTIE, Angus, United Kingdom


Visiting: By arrangement

Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: M26
Soil characteristics at this location: sandy 
Climate at this location: cold winters sunny and dry summers
Pruning: not much - tip bearer
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Espalier
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Medium crops
Growth characteristics: Not specified
Herbicides: Organic treatments
Pesticides: Organic treatments
Main local pests: snails ants aphids


Owner's comments

I decided to grow this as an espalier before I realised it was tip bearing. It will be not as easy to prune as a spur bearing tree.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2009  

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