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About this Old Green Gage Gage tree

Owner: Jeff

Location:  Leicester, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about 2012
Rootstock: Pixy
Pruning: Not yet
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth characteristics: Not specified
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: As yet unknown

Owner's comments

Bought as a bare root, 1 year maiden tree, on Pixy rootstock, and planted in a narrow border close to a fence in a mostly sunny part of the garden on 2012-03-01. Very bad season - no fruit.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes

Spring was late, and the cold lasted well into April.
0kg / 0lbs
Warm and sunny March, early April, followed by a very wet and cold April, continuing into May.



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