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Newton Wonder Apple tree

Owner: Dick

Location:  Whittlesey, PETERBOROUGH, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 1930
Age of this tree:91 years
Pruning:Rarely pruned and then only lightly
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Not sure
Local pests:Codling Moth

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Harvest: 1st week October
    Canker: Not present
    Mildew: Mild attack
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Mild attack
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Tree now mainly biennial but still get a fair crop in the 'light' year
  • 2013

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  • 2009

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