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

Ard Cairn Russet Apple tree

Owner: DoorusOrchard

Location:  Kinvara, GALWAY, Ireland

Age:Planted in about 2005
Age of this tree:15 years
Soil:light shallow soil over bedrock limestone, or white daub clay. Ph 8 
Climate at this location:maritime, windy, but the tree is in a walled garden in the north facing end.
Pruning:Pruned minimally, just to maintain health and vigour
Tree form:Standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:None

Season records for this tree

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


©2019 Orange Pippin Ltd. All rights reserved.

You may not reproduce any of the content of this website without our express permission.
We do not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of any errors in the content of this website.