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About this Katy Apple tree

Owner: David

Location:  BROADSTONE, DORSET, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: mm106
Soil characteristics at this location: light sandy, improved with manuring in the past 
Climate at this location: SW England - maritime climate.
Pruning: yes, to keep form
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Espalier
Height: Not sure
Cropping: Light crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: Aphid

Owner's comments

Katy was planted here in 2010 to complement the other trees within the small orchard.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2012 9 April

2011 12 April

Early blossom, young tree so fruit will be removed before June.


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