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About this Honeycrisp Apple tree

Owner: Karen

Location:  Quilcene, WA, United States

Age: Planted in about
Soil characteristics at this location: Amended very rocky but well drained 
Climate at this location: Maritime PNW
Pruning: Yes
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth: Not specified
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Organic treatments

Owner's comments

This tree developed a disease on the central leader which was pruned away winter 2010-2011. Diseased part was growing but not well. Remaining branches look good, not expecting any fruit for a few years while it recovers and regrows. not certain if fault was from mechanical damage or disease. Update: 2011 growing season this tree grew very well, no apparent harm from trimming the damaged central leader out.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2011

2010

2009

First planted

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