High local bat population seems to reduce moth problems
Tree less affected by above pests this year - cause of partial shade removed early in the year.
Pruned to improve shape 2012
Pruned to shape Feb 2013. Disease on young shoots noted 23rd May
Season records for this tree
Spring blossom: 20 May
4.0m / 13.3ft high 3.0m / 10.0ft wide Flower and set very poor. Flowering was late relative to the other trees.
Spring blossom: 23 May
Harvest: 3rd week September 8kg / 18lbs Canker: Not present Scab: Not present Mildew: Mild attack Woolly aphid: Mild attack Codling moth: Mild attack Silverleaf: Mild attack Very late blossom compared to other varities.
Fruits attractive to wasps when near ripe and on ground
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