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Victoria Plum tree

Owner: Nicola

Location:  Howden, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2012
Age of this tree:7 years
Soil:clay, but drained 
Tree form:Standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Not sure
Local pests:Rabbits, our own goat and wild deer

Owner's comments

Planted as part of a project to build a small orchard. Now fenced off following an almost fatal attack by our goat

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 19 June
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Planted only late 2013. Had been damaged in winter by rabbits. Seen to be in blossom in June 2014.
  • 2013

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  • 2009


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