All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

About this Jonagold Apple tree

Owner: Mrs.

Location:  Newport, RI, United States

Age: Planted in about 2007
Age of this tree: 14 years
Soil characteristics at this location: excellent well-drained soil 
Climate at this location: zone 6b to 7a doesn't not get colder that -0 F.
Pruning: I prune my own trees
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Light crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Chemical treatments
Local pests: peach tree borer, ofm, plum curculio

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
3rd week September
3kg / 7lbs
3.5m / 11.7ft high
2.5m / 8.3ft 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
Tree is healthy and seven years old.




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