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Golden Delicious Apple tree

Owner: Robert

Location:  Capac, MICHIGAN, United States

Age:Planted in about 2010
Age of this tree:9 years
Soil:loam/Clay 
Climate at this location:5B
Pruning:As needed
Tree form:Standard
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Heavy crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Organic treatments
Pesticides:Chemical treatments
Local pests:Codling moth

Owner's comments

This is a novelty 3 in one apple tree

Season records for this tree

  • 2015

    Size: 3.0m / 10.0ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Mild attack
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Mild attack
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Mild attack
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Rust seemed mainly due to very wet conditions. Most was gone by harvest and what was left did not affect the apple quality. Very large apples this year.
  • 2014

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  • 2010

  • 2009


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