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Egremont Russet Apple tree

Owner: Joanna

Location:  Bristol, SOMERSET, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Soil:clay 
Climate at this location:Warm sunny south east facing garden West of England
Pruning:Yes
Tree form:Standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:codling moth

Owner's comments

This is one of three grafts on a family tree. The other two are Fiesta and Sunset.

Season records for this tree

  • 2010

    Spring blossom: 27 April
    Not experienced enough to know. Blossom seems later than last year.
  • 2009


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