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About this Laxton's Superb Apple tree

Owner: Frank

Location:  Swanley, KENT, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about
Soil characteristics at this location: Sandy 
Climate at this location: moderate south east England
Pruning: Badly!
Age of this tree: Very old
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Biennial cropping (alternate years)
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated

Owner's comments

I have two of these trees in my garden and very much like the fruit. I have been discussing how to preserve the fruit across the winter without great success. I am building a shed to an odd shape (to go round one of the trees!)

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