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Belle de Boskoop Apple tree

Owner: Mike

Location:  Glen Rock, PA, United States

Age of this tree:2019 years
Rootstock:M111
Climate at this location:Zone 5c/6a
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments

Owner's comments

20120310: Sprayed with dormant oil and bordeaux spray. 20120309: Planted today next to Calville Blanc and across from Fearn's Pippin. 20110703: Ordered this apple from Trees of Antiquity in July 2011 for Spring 2012 delivery.

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 7 May
  • 2013

    Cedar-apple rust: Mild attack
    5/27/2013: Sprayed with Bordeaux spray after seeing some orange dots (cedar rust) on a few leaves.
  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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