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Sweet Sixteen Apple tree

Owner: Steven

Location:  Skandia, MI, United States

Age:Planted in about 2009
Age of this tree:10 years
Soil:dirt/clay 
Climate at this location:cold -30 winter 80 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
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Chemical treatments

Owner's comments

Too young to produce fruit

Season records for this tree

  • 2019

    Spring blossom: 12 June
    First year with blossoms
  • 2018

    green tip 5-16-sprayed
  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

    Size: 2.5m / 8.3ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Mild attack
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Some tent catapillars present this year
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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