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Belle de Boskoop Apple tree

Owner: John

Location:  Madeira Park, B.C., Canada

Age:Planted in about
Soil:Acidic, gravelly, well-drained 
Climate at this location:Very dry summers, wet winters (coastal)
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)

Season records for this tree

  • 2012

    Spring blossom: 10 May
    Harvest: 1st week November
    Apples have less russetting, more red colour, than in any previous year.
  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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