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About this Golden Delicious Apple tree

Owner: Joachim

Location:  PALATINE, ILLINOIS, United States


Age: Planted in about
Climate at this location: 5 - ranges from -40F to +105F (Midwest climate)
Pruning: Annually
Age of this tree: Less than 5 years
Tree form: Half-standard
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Not specified
Growth characteristics: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: Aphids, Japanese Beetle, White Tail Deer


Owner's comments

I planted this variety as it is self-pollinating and also a pollinator for my other variety. If I can curb the deer from eating the blossoms and young shoots, I may actually get to see apples!

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
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2009

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