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About this Red Delicious Apple tree

Owner: Robert

Location:  Capac, MICHIGAN, United States

Age: Planted in about 2009
Age of this tree: 10 years
Soil characteristics at this location: Loam 12" deep then Clay 
Climate at this location: 5B (Has been getting cooler for about 21 years)
Pruning: Yes - Cut center leader
Tree form: Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height: Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping: Medium crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Organic treatments
Pesticides: Not sure
Local pests: Japanese Beatles, Codling Moth

Owner's comments

Red Sticky Spheres control the moths. Soap controls the Beatles to a point. Fire Blight has not been an issue with this tree.

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
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2010

2009


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