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Ellison's Orange Apple tree

Owner: Andrew

Location:  St Saviour, GUERNSEY, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:13 years
Rootstock:MM106
Soil:Clay based good 
Climate at this location:mild windy
Pruning:prune
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:codling moth

Owner's comments

planted March 2011

Season records for this tree

  • 2016

    Spring blossom: 26 May
  • 2015

    Harvest: 3rd week August  1kg / 2lbs
  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 5 May
    Harvest: 3rd week August  7kg / 15lbs
  • 2013

    No blossom this year
  • 2012

    Spring blossom: 19 May
    Harvest: 3rd week October
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    fruit very small, but very sweet
  • 2011

    new tree
  • 2010

  • 2009


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