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Bramley's Seedling Apple tree

Owner: Vincent

Location:  Montgomery, POWYS, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Climate at this location:Moderate to wet
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Chemical treatments

Owner's comments

Plot 6 Sadly, this tree is in the front line for the prevailing wind and has very little wind protection so the bees are going to have a hard time unless I put up a temporary wind break near it. The tree is in a great spot for sunshine and I had hoped that it would do well there but in 2012 it had a mildew problem and needed to be sprayed more than once. I think the soil quality in it's plot may not be that good. Since the last week in August I have been giving the tree some fertilizer in the form of a proprietary liquid food and the tree has responded by growing new leaves on each branch within four days of the first treatment.

Season records for this tree

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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