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McIntosh Apple tree

Owner: Steven

Location:  Skandia, MI, United States

Age:Planted in about 2008
Age of this tree:13 years
Climate at this location:cold -30 winter high 80 in the summer
Pruning:yes, to shape
Tree form:Standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Does not usually produce any fruit
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Pesticides:Chemical treatments
Local pests:catapellars

Owner's comments

End of some branches turned black..Fire blight? Otherwise tree looks healthy..Growing good. Too young to produce fruit...

Season records for this tree

  • 2018

    green tip 5-14-sprayed
  • 2017

    Spring blossom: 6 June
    green tip may 15th..sprayed..quite a few blossoms
  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

    Fireblight: Mild attack
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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