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Laxton's Superb Apple tree

Owner: David

Location:  London, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2003
Age of this tree:19 years
Soil:London clay. 
Tree form:Standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Not sure
Pesticides:Not sure

Owner's comments

We were abroad from 2004-11. The 2012 crop was very heavy, 2013 good, but less abundant. A bit of a race with the squirrels and pigeons come harvest.

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 7 April
    Abundant blossom, many bees, well set by early May.
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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