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Braeburn Apple tree

Owner: Robert

Location:  Capac, MICHIGAN, United States

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:10 years
Soil:Clay 
Climate at this location:5B
Pruning:Standard Pruning
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Organic treatments
Pesticides:Chemical treatments
Local pests:Codling moth

Owner's comments

Blakes: Growing very slow but healthy

Season records for this tree

  • 2015

    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft 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
    We hit a record cold temperature of -29F. This and the stress from the coldest winter in 100 years, two years ago contributed to all the apples on this tree falling off.
  • 2014

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  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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