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About this Bramley's Seedling Apple tree

Owner: Andrew

Location:  St Saviour, GUERNSEY, United Kingdom


Visiting: By arrangement

Soil characteristics at this location: clay based good 
Climate at this location: mild, windy
Pruning: prune
Age of this tree: Very old
Tree form: Half-standard
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: codling moth


Owner's comments

was in situ when property purchased in 1987 this one near decking

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2016 20 May

2015
1st week October
3kg / 7lbs

Codling moth: Severe attack
2014 11 May
4th week September
5kg / 11lbs

Codling moth: Severe attack
2013

Canker: Mild attack
Scab: Mild attack
Mildew: Not present
Fireblight: Not present
Cedar-apple rust: Not present
Woolly aphid: Mild attack
Codling moth: Severe attack
Plum fruit moth: Not present
Silverleaf: Not present
2012 8 May
2nd week October
4.0m / 13.3ft high
5.0m / 16.7ft wide
very limited blossom, very little fruit, picked for juicing
2011 15 April

2010
3rd week October

2009

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