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About this Bramley's Seedling Apple tree

Owner: Eric

Location:  Dunedin, New Zealand


Age: Planted in about
Soil characteristics at this location: Loam over clay 
Pruning: Trained only lightly to supporting stakes
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Not sure
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth characteristics: Not specified
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Not sure
Main local pests: Codling moth


Owner's comments

This tree shares its rootstock with a Peasgood Nonsuch and a Belle de Boskoop. Last year it did produce a very few apples but these were ruined by Codling Moth larvae. This season I am going to use a pheromone trap.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2012 30 September

Another full set of blossom - high hopes for a good harvest
2011 3 September

2010

2009

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