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About this Cox's Orange Pippin Apple tree

Owner: v

Location:  Lucknow, ONTARIO, Canada

Age: Planted in about
Rootstock: m26
Soil characteristics at this location: rocky, calcifarious, light topsoil 
Climate at this location: zone 5a, North America, Great Lakes Basin
Pruning: biannually, pyramid, central leader form
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth: This tree does not grow well here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Chemical treatments

Owner's comments

tree is growing very slowly. Not terribly healthy. Not cropping yet (7 year old tree, still relatively small) Winters here are long, have 3 to 6 feet of snow, and temperatures vary, with average of -8 to -15 degrees C., about 10 to 15 days will see -20 to -25 degrees C., and there is usually a damp northwesterly wind off the lakes.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes



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