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Cornish Gilliflower Apple tree

Owner: Kevinincornwall

Location:  Liskeard, UNITED KINGDOM, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:Cutting on own roots.
Soil:Sandy free draining slightly acid. 
Climate at this location:Elevated Atlantic temperate -winter E Wind chill
Pruning:Training as half std, determined by Roe deer browse.
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:Wasps & aphids

Owner's comments

Cutting from very large tree in walled garden at the Old Vicorage, St Juliette, N.Cornwall. Cutting taken Feb 2007. Rooted quickly, now (2010) at approx 1.5m

Season records for this tree

  • 2010

  • 2009


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