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Butterball Crab-apple tree

Owner: David

Location:  Whitley Bay, TYNE AND WEAR, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2014
Age of this tree:12 years
Soil:carboniferous shale 
Climate at this location:cold
Pruning:just planted - not pruned
Tree form:Standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated

Owner's comments

a new tree in a dry soil