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Laxton's Fortune Apple tree

Owner: Allison

Location:  Plymouth, DEVON, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2012
Age of this tree:11 years
Soil:Neutral to Acid 
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Biennial cropping (alternate years)
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Apple aphid, vine weevil, slugs, snails, wasps.