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Laxton's Superb Apple tree

Owner: Ben

Location:  Peterborough, LINCOLNSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 1970
Age of this tree:50 years
Soil:Free Draining 
Pruning:Pruned
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Not sure

Owner's comments

Pruned heavily this year. Top taken out as it had grown to 15 ft and most of the fruiting was at the top.

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Size: 2.5m / 8.3ft high   2.5m / 8.3ft wide
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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