|Age:||Planted in about 1960|
|Age of this tree:||58 years|
|Soil characteristics at this location:||Tends towards alkali|
|Climate at this location:||Four seasons with moderate to severe winters.|
|Pruning:||I prune it for fireblight, lighten branch load, lower top, good shape and fruit-bearing.|
|Tree form:||Not sure|
|Height:||Taller than 15ft / 4m|
|Growth:||This tree grows easily here|
|Local pests:||Apple worms, fireblight|
|Season||Blossom date||Picking / Yield||Size||Season notes|
|2013||250kg / 550lbs||4.5m / 15.0ft high
5.5m / 18.3ft wide
|Canker: Not present
Scab: Not present
Mildew: Not present
Fireblight: Mild attack
Cedar-apple rust: Mild attack
This was an unprecedented harvest year. We still don't have all the apples picked!
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