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Newtown Pippin Apple tree

Owner: Spidra

Location:  South Pasadena, CALIFORNIA, United States

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:12 years
Soil:Potting Soil 
Climate at this location:Inland Mediterranean climate
Pruning:Yes
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:raccoons, squirrels, fireblight

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Size: 1.0m / 3.3ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Not present
    Fireblight: Mild attack
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Bloomed early so pollenizers were not really blooming yet. No crop set. One or two blooms out-of-season in August 2014.
  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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