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About this Baldwin Apple tree

Owner: Jeff

Location:  Reading, PA, United States

Age: Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree: 8 years
Rootstock: Geneva 11 with MM 111 interstem
Soil characteristics at this location: loam over rock 
Climate at this location: Zone 6, with dry summers
Pruning: prune
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth: Not specified
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: My 3 Golden Retrievers (they run into the tree, eat the tree and steal the fruit)

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2014 6 May
2nd week September
1kg / 2lbs
2.5m / 8.3ft high
1.5m / 5.0ft wide
Tree produced two apples. I took one Labor Day and about the 10th. The seeds were a deep brown. They good have stayed a longer, but the dog was starting to notice them, so I harvested them before he got them.



Just planted - no data yet


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