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About this Katy Apple tree

Owner: Andrew

Location:  GUERNSEY, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree: 9 years
Rootstock: MM106
Soil characteristics at this location: clay based good 
Climate at this location: mild windy
Pruning: prune
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth: Not specified
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: codling moth

Owner's comments

planted late March 2011

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2016 25 May

4th week August
2kg / 4lbs

2014 5 May
3rd week August
2kg / 4lbs

2013 23 May

2012 11 May
3rd week August
2.0m / 6.7ft high
1.0m / 3.3ft wide
cold April, fruit quality average

new tree


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