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Margil Apple tree

Owner: Matt

Location:  Chester, CHESHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2013
Age of this tree:8 years
Soil:Clayey loam 
Climate at this location:Zone 3
Pruning:New planted but will be pruned
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Chemical treatments
Local pests:Aphids and mildew

Owner's comments

Planted in 2014 as a part a new home orchard consisting of older varieties, interesting varieties and some cider varieties.

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Acquired and planted in spring 2014 as a maiden on a MM106 stock.
  • 2013

  • 2012

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  • 2010

  • 2009

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