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About this Honeycrisp Apple tree

Owner: Cody

Location:  Rochester, WASHINGTON, United States

Age: Planted in about 2007
Age of this tree: 13 years
Soil characteristics at this location: Rocky but soil high in nitrogen 
Climate at this location: 7-B Rainy Western Washington state
Pruning: Pruned to modified central leader
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Organic treatments
Local pests: Washington Apple maggot

Owner's comments

I have 5 Honeycrisp trees , all planted in 2007. I live in a high wind area ,so i prune my trees to an open modified central leader. Honeycrisp on M-7 rootstock and thinned in June , all produced an abundant amount of apples in their 3rd year

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2013 1 May
3rd week September
80kg / 176lbs
3.0m / 10.0ft high
3.5m / 11.7ft wide




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