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Fuji Apple tree

Owner: Kenneth

Location:  Newberry, FLORIDA, United States

Age:Planted in about 2013
Age of this tree:13 years
Soil:calcareous sandy loam 
Climate at this location:8B, Humid summers
Pruning:not yet
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Aphids

Owner's comments

Growing vigorously and seems eager to bloom.

Season records for this tree

  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 3 May
    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft 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
    Set fruit, but my step-daughter picked the apples when they were no bigger than crabs.