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About this Golden Delicious Apple tree

Owner: DC

Location:  Poncha Springs, COLORADO / CHAFFEE, United States

Age of this tree: 2018 years
Climate at this location: 7500 ft altitude
Pruning: Pruned: Spring 2012 / Trained: Summer 2012
Tree form: Fan
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Medium crops
Growth: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: Bears / They challenge us!

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2014 6 May

Heavy wet snow after blooms opened. Temp's dropped to 28 degrees above zero.

2012 1 May
1st week September

Had the biggest apples this year, considering last year were really small. This year they are about 3 inches tall on the biggest one.



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