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About this Ashmead's Kernel Apple tree

Owner: Paul

Location:  Warminster, WILTSHIRE, United Kingdom


Visiting: By arrangement

Age: Planted in about 2000
Rootstock: M9
Soil characteristics at this location: Chalky loam 
Climate at this location: Southern British, damp, mild not enough sun or snow but a frost pocket. North side of house
Pruning: Yes
Age of this tree: 10 - 20 years
Tree form: Espalier
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Light crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: Woodlice, slugs, snails wasps


Owner's comments

This variety tends to suffer from bitter pit in my garden

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2013

2012
10kg / 22lbs 2.0m / 6.7ft high
3.5m / 11.7ft wide
Espalier tree, decent quality harvest but lightish. Flavour good
2011

2010

2009

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