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Northern Lights Apple tree

Owner: Steven

Location:  Skandia, MI, United States

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:10 years
Soil:clay/dirt 
Climate at this location:cold -30 winter/summer 80's
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
Local pests:catapillar

Owner's comments

deer ate main leader branch in 2011. tree is making a comeback

Season records for this tree

  • 2018

    green tip 5-14-sprayed
  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

    Size: 3.0m / 10.0ft 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: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Some tent catapillars present
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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