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Northern Spy Apple tree

Owner: Gary

Location:  Chesaning, MICHIGAN, United States

Age:Planted in about 1990
Age of this tree:35 years
Soil:clay loam 
Pruning:modified central leader
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Biennial cropping (alternate years)
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Chemical treatments
Pesticides:Chemical treatments

Season records for this tree

  • 2013

    Harvest: 4th week September  40kg / 88lbs
    Size: 3.5m / 11.7ft high   3.0m / 10.0ft wide