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Sunrise Apple tree

Owner: John

Location:  Plymouth, DEVON, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2010
Age of this tree:11 years
Soil:Slight alkaline well broken slate / clay soil free draining 
Climate at this location:North East Atlantic temperate maritime
Pruning:Light prune to keep shape
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Local pests:None as yet manifest

Owner's comments

Early free pollinator and early cropper

Season records for this tree

  • 2013

  • 2012

    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Looking healthy
  • 2011

    10 apples in second year
  • 2010

  • 2009

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