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Golden Delicious Apple tree

Owner: James

Location:  Estacada, OR, United States

Age:Planted in about 1950
Age of this tree:69 years
Soil:clay/volcanic 
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 does not grow well here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:coddling moth

Owner's comments

a combo tree, shared with jonagold and roxburry russet.

Season records for this tree

  • 2013

  • 2012

    Spring blossom: 9 May
    Harvest: 2nd week November  2kg / 4lbs
    Size: 4.5m / 15.0ft high   4.5m / 15.0ft wide
    scabby
  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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