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Egremont Russet Apple tree

Owner: Janet

Location:  Carnoustie, ANGUS, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:M26
Soil:sandy 
Climate at this location:cold winters summers dry and sunny
Pruning:yes
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Heavy crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Organic treatments
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:aphids ants snails

Owner's comments

One of my favourite apples. the crop is heavy but small so I may have to thin more rigorously. Planted in 2006.

Season records for this tree

  • 2009

    Spring blossom:  

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