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Arkansas Black Apple tree

Owner: Tom

Location:  Salt Lake City, UTAH, United States

Age of this tree:2023 years
Soil:Stony loam ph6.5 
Climate at this location:6b
Pruning:Removed top third of whip when planted
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Not sure

Owner's comments

Planted at 45* angle crossed with another tree (gray Pearmain) slow to leaf out but buds are finally swelling 5/11/14. Purchased from Burnt Ridge Nursery nice people nice tree well packed for transport. I planted one of these years ago at another house, it was my most reliable producer and very good apples but I think it really likes heat so maybe something else if that is not your situation.

Season records for this tree

  • 2016

  • 2015

    Failed to thrive,gone.
  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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