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Orleans Reinette Apple tree

Owner: Ian

Location:  Plaisance, DORDOGNE, France

Age:Planted in about
Soil:clay on chalk 
Climate at this location:Mediteranean tempered by the Atlantic
Pruning:occasional pruning
Tree form:Standard
Height:Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:codling moth

Owner's comments

The tree is probably about 40 years old

Season records for this tree

  • 2010

    Harvest: 1st week October
    Heavy crop