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Akane Apple tree

Owner: Madrona

Location:  Lopez Island, WA, United States

Age:Planted in about
Soil:Slightly basic, clay rich. 
Climate at this location:Rainshadow maritime
Pruning:Open center
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Heavy crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated

Owner's comments

Needs thinning. Heavy bearer. One of the best fresh eating apples for the San Juan Islands.

Season records for this tree

  • 2011

    Harvest: 2nd week September
  • 2010

  • 2009


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