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About this Anna Apple tree

Owner: Kenneth

Location:  Newberry, FLORIDA, United States

Age: Planted in about 2007
Age of this tree: 14 years
Soil characteristics at this location: slightly calcareous sand with occasional clay 
Climate at this location: 8B, Humid summers
Pruning: Annual to modified central leader
Tree form: Standard
Height: Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Un-treated
Pesticides: Organic treatments
Local pests: Aphids

Owner's comments

The only thing holding this tree back is that it blooms ahead of all of my other apples. I now have 17 varieties to try and have better pollination.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
0kg / 0lbs
Suddenly died.

2014 15 February
1st week June
2kg / 4lbs
6.0m / 20.0ft high
4.5m / 15.0ft 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
Nearly every apple suffered splitting. Those that made it tasted very good.





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