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Laxton's Superb Apple tree

Owner: Stephen

Location:  Dublin, Ireland

Age of this tree:2020 years
Soil:Very deep dark clay. 
Climate at this location:Sheltered micro- city centre area
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Heavy crops
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:Codling moth controlled by greasebanding initially(15years ago) and encouraging birds by feeding, wasps, hoverflies, etc.

Owner's comments

Such a wonderful fruit. Grew up with an orchard of 10 apple varieties. Laxton's Superb is my favourite.

Season records for this tree

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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