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About this Apricot Apple tree

Owner: Lon

Location:  AURORA, OR, United States

Visiting: By arrangement

Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: topworked on seedling
Soil characteristics at this location: loam-clay 
Climate at this location: wet until late May, then dry until late Sept., in the past.
Pruning: minimal
Age of this tree: 5 - 10 years
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Medium crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Organic treatments
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: little or no mildew, some scab, codling moth. apple maggot

Owner's comments

Limbs have short internodes so that the variety is naturally semi-dwarf and has many spurs.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2011 12 May

Very cool, wet spring delayed bloom. in spite of that, set was heavy and tree is surprisingly clean.


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