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Adams's Pearmain Apple tree

Owner: Dan

Location:  Killarney, CO KERRY, Ireland

Age:Planted in about
Rootstock:MM106
Soil:gravelly loam 
Climate at this location:wet, mild
Pruning:yes
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:crows, jackdaws, blackbirds

Owner's comments

Eaten 2nd week of November. As described, initial taste sensation is "nutty". Rather dry, but very tasty apple.

Season records for this tree

  • 2012

    Harvest: 2nd week October
    A young tree (4 ears old) on MM106, pruned to bush..
  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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