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Elstar Apple tree

Owner: Frances

Location:  Ivybridge, DEVON, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:Dwarf root stock
Soil:Horrible claggy clay! Granite outcrop wash-off on edge of Dartmoor. 
Climate at this location:Mildish
Pruning:Not yet!
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Not sure

Season records for this tree

  • 2010

    Very cold spring
  • 2009


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