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Egremont Russet Apple tree

Owner: Johnny

Location:  Vejle, Denmark

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:malus sylvestris
Soil:sandy 
Climate at this location:humid, cool summers, mild winters
Pruning:thinning out only
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:scab

Owner's comments

This variety has been very disappointing. Supposedly very resistant to scab, but this is not the case here. Light cropping of small, scabby apples.

Season records for this tree

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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