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About this Spartan Apple tree

Owner: Christopher

Location:  LYDD, KENT, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: m26
Soil characteristics at this location: Sandy 
Pruning: Medium
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Light crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Chemical treatments
Main local pests: Aphids

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes

Did not blossom
2010 23 April
2nd week September

Heavy crop probably due to the cold winter and pruning previous year.
2009 23 April
2nd week September

Light to medium crop due to pruning and continual infestation of green fly.

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