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Stayman Apple tree

Owner: Mike

Location:  Pennsylvania (south-central), United States

Age of this tree:2024 years
Rootstock:Elma26
Soil:Planted in enriched soil surrounded by sandy soil. 
Climate at this location:5c/6a
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Not sure
Local pests:Stick bugs

Owner's comments

Hoping this is a tart, hard apple. Stink bugs seem to avoid hard apples and the tarter the better.

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 2 May