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

About this Pixie Crunch Apple tree

Owner: Cheri

Location:  Plover, WISCONSIN, United States

Age: Planted in about 2009
Age of this tree: 11 years
Soil characteristics at this location: Sandy 
Climate at this location: Winters: Cold temps, can get below zero. Summers: Can get into 90's.
Pruning: Young tree, so light pruning in March
Tree form: Not sure
Height: Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Light crops
Growth: This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides: Chemical treatments
Pesticides: Un-treated
Local pests: Deer

Owner's comments

Apples are snack size, sweet and juicy.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2013
2nd week October
2kg / 4lbs
1.5m / 5.0ft high
1.0m / 3.3ft wide
Canker: Not present
Scab: Not present
Mildew: Not present
Fireblight: Not present
Cedar-apple rust: Not present
Woolly aphid: Not present
Plum fruit moth: Not present
Silverleaf: Not present
Young tree, but have a fairly good crop this year.
2012
2kg / 4lbs 1.5m / 5.0ft high
1.0m / 3.3ft 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
Early warm temps and late frost killed most blossoms.
2011

2010

2009


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