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Lord Derby Apple tree

Owner: Clifford

Location:  Bawtry, Doncaster, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Soil:Sandy, shallow loan 
Climate at this location:Free draining soil, received less rain that the average for the area
Tree form:Cordon
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Codling moth, scab

Owner's comments

As generally seen as a green apple, this one colours up with a red flush