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About this Katy Apple tree

Owner: Peter

Location:  Eye, SUFFOLK, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about 2008
Age of this tree: 11 years
Rootstock: N/K
Soil characteristics at this location: Loamy 
Climate at this location: Typical British but on the dry side of country
Pruning: Yes
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: Earwigs & Wasps

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes


2012 3 May

Very wet & cold during blossom

Good crop of large apples after thinning.


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