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About this Discovery Apple tree

Owner: Tony

Location:  Streatley, BERKSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age: Planted in about 1950
Soil characteristics at this location: Thin loam on top of chalk 
Climate at this location: Dry (rain shadow) for centrel southern england
Age of this tree: Not sure
Tree form: Standard
Height: Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth characteristics: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Un-treated
Main local pests: Deer

Owner's comments

I have 10 of these trees in my garden. I am not completely sure that they are Discovery, I have identified them from your website, the book Apples by Rosie Sander, and by talking to staff from Pershore Agricultural college.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking date / Yield Size Season notes
20kg / 44lbs 6.0m / 20.0ft high
4.5m / 15.0ft wide




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