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About this Katy Apple tree

Owner: Richard

Location:  York, YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about 1990
Age of this tree: 29 years
Rootstock: M9
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: Aphids

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2018 30 April
4th week August
15kg / 33lbs
3.5m / 11.7ft high
2.5m / 8.3ft wide
2017 12 April

2015 30 April

2013 9 May

2012 22 April
4th week August
2kg / 4lbs
3.5m / 11.7ft high
2.0m / 6.7ft wide
Very poor crop this year, surprising as it has always been so reliable.
2011 12 April
2nd week August
15kg / 33lbs
3.5m / 11.7ft high
2.0m / 6.7ft wide
Superb blossom display. Harvest very early this year.
2010 2 May
3rd week August

A lot of blossom this year.

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