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Golden Delicious Apple tree

Owner: Mike

Location:  Godalming, SURREY, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2013
Age of this tree:11 years
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Not sure
Pesticides:Not sure

Season records for this tree

  • 2021

    Spring blossom: 7 May
    Harvest: 2nd week October  7kg / 15lbs
  • 2020

    Spring blossom: 24 April
    Harvest: 4th week October  20kg / 44lbs
    Good harvest in a good year for nearly all trees. Very late for picking: Last apples picked on 11 November.
  • 2019

    Spring blossom: 25 April
    Harvest: 4th week October  15kg / 33lbs
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   
    Scab: Mild attack
    One of only two trees with a crop this year. Fruit was affected by sooty blotch - see - but flavour was not affected. Fruit was ready for harvest quite late on - even into early November, when apples were still firmly attached.
  • 2018

    Spring blossom: 6 May
    Harvest: 3rd week October  9kg / 20lbs
  • 2017

    Spring blossom: 17 April
    Harvest: 2nd week October  3kg / 7lbs
    Size: 2.5m / 8.3ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
    A reasonable crop of mainly small apples, but promising for future years.
  • 2016

    Spring blossom: 12 May
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
    Very little blossom this year. Just a few good-sized apples - c. 0.5Kg
  • 2015

    Spring blossom: 28 April
    Harvest: 4th week October
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    First season for any fruit. Mostly small, but a few good sized apples. Flavour average.
  • 2014

    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Growing well, and showing plenty of fruit buds in Oct 2014. Should be ready for fruiting next year
  • 2013

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  • 2009

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