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About this Wolf River 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: USDA ZONE 7-B Rainy Western Washington state
Pruning: Pruned to modified central leader
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Chemical treatments
Pesticides: Organic treatments
Local pests: Washington Apple maggot

Owner's comments

I live in a high wind area ,so i prune my trees to an open modified central leader. Wolf River apples would not win a beauty pageant , but they are the largest apple that I have ever seen . only takes 3 to make a pie .

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
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