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Egremont Russet Apple tree

Owner: Paul

Location:  Southport, MERSEYSIDE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2013
Age of this tree:7 years
Rootstock:MM106 (Semi-vigorous)
Soil:Alluvial (sand, clay and silt) 
Climate at this location:Wet, Coastal winds
Pruning:Yes
Tree form:Espalier
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments

Season records for this tree

  • 2018

    Spring blossom: 29 April
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
  • 2017

  • 2016

    Spring blossom: 9 May
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
  • 2015

    Spring blossom: 5 May
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   2.0m / 6.7ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Training is going will, 3rd tier complete, 4th to do next year.
  • 2014

    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   2.0m / 6.7ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    First full year of growth and training, 1 apple.
  • 2013

    Spring blossom: 14 May
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    1 year maiden planted 09/02/2013
  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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