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About this Pixie Crunch Apple tree

Owner: Don

Location:  Twisp, WA, United States


Visiting: By arrangement

Age: Planted in about 2010
Soil characteristics at this location: well drained loam 
Climate at this location: short, hot, dry growing season; long cold winters
Pruning: prune
Age of this tree: Not sure
Tree form: Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Does not usually produce any fruit
Growth characteristics: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides: Organic treatments


Owner's comments

Few blossoms during the 2012 season and a few fruits that dropped long before ripening. No blossoms in 2013.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
2013
0kg / 0lbs 2.0m / 6.7ft high
1.5m / 5.0ft 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
Zinc deficiency appeared last year and again this spring. Treated with foliar spray and tree responded well.
2012

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