|Age:||Planted in about|
|Soil characteristics at this location:||course old stream bed with organic amendments|
|Climate at this location:||Arid mountian valley cold winters hot summer|
|Pruning:||light pruning to develop more balanced shape|
|Tree form:||Bush (wider at top than bottom)|
|Height:||Up to 6ft / 2m|
|Growth:||This tree grows fairly well here|
|Herbicides:||Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)|
|Local pests:||scab codling moth in area sterile release program aphids|
|Season||Blossom date||Picking / Yield||Size||Season notes|
||3rd week September
||fantastic looking apples, large good colour no scabbing or cracks|
|2010||3rd week October
||great flavours, texture crips, colour good, 30 apples, 3 with scabs|
|2009||poor watering small cracked and scabbed fruit 6 apples only|
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