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King David Apple tree

Owner: John

Location:  Albuquerque, NEW MEXICO, United States

Age:Planted in about 2004
Age of this tree:18 years
Soil:heavy clay, pH about 7.3 
Climate at this location:hot in late spring thru June, quite warm to mid-Sept
Pruning:pruned
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:codling moth

Season records for this tree

  • 2013

    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Obtained as a 2-3 year old tree from Tooley's Trees, Truchas, New Mexico (USA) in 2004.
  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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