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About this Cox's Orange Pippin Apple tree

Owner: Grace

Location:  Portland, OREGON, United States

Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: M26
Soil characteristics at this location: Clay, heavily mulched & good drainage 
Climate at this location: Mild, wet winter
Pruning: Yes
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Organic treatments
Local pests: Mildew & scab first year. Using Seranade this year - no problems.

Owner's comments

Very nice non-virus indexed tree from Trees of Antiquity, planted spring of 2010. Bloomed heavily late April 2011. Seems to have set some fruit. Wiil use Surround-infused footies from Home Orchard Society. This year Seranade bacterial spray (twice in spring so far) - no mildew or other fungal disease so far. Also planted some walking onions under it (helped with black spot on roses so...). Love this tree!

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2011 1 May

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