Orange Pippin logo
All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

Monarch Apple tree

Owner: Carol

Location:  Frodsham, CHESHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2009
Age of this tree:17 years
Climate at this location:Mild
Pruning:Not yet
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)

Owner's comments

Young tree bought this year, has 2 apples only

Season records for this tree

  • 2022

    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   
  • 2022

    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   
  • 2016

    Harvest: 1st week November  8kg / 18lbs
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Better crop than last year
  • 2015

    Harvest: 3rd week October  2kg / 4lbs
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 2 May
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
    Very few blossoms on tree this year, and no crop. No obvious sign of problem
  • 2013

    Harvest: 3rd week October  4kg / 9lbs
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high