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About this Gala Apple tree

Owner: Alison

Location:  Clunes, VICTORIA, Australia

Age: Planted in about
Soil characteristics at this location: Heavy clay loam 
Climate at this location: Cold winters, hot summers (mediterranean style)
Pruning: I am certainly aiming to prune this tree
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Not sure
Cropping: Not specified
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Chemical treatments
Local pests: Codling moth, slugs

Owner's comments

Just a new tree in this year in my small 12 tree orchard. (5 apples). Planted bare rooted and eagerly awaiting spring. Will send photos shortly.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2011

Baby tree - Newly planted in winter (July - Australia)
2011

Baby tree - Newly planted in winter (July - Australia)
2010

2010

2009

2009


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