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Laxton's Fortune Apple tree

Owner: Peter

Location:  Croom, MD, United States

Age:Planted in about
Soil:Sandy Loam 
Climate at this location:Maritime/coatal plain
Pruning:central leader/pyramidal
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Chemical treatments
Pesticides:Organic treatments

Owner's comments

Moderate vigor only in second year of growth. This is cultivar specific, as I have other specimens on Geneva 30 that are showing more vigor.