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William's Pride Apple tree

Owner: Gil

Location:  Snohomish, WASHINGTON, United States

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:10 years
Soil:Clayloam 
Climate at this location:Wet winter spring and fall, dry summers
Pruning:Not much
Tree form:Espalier
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Biennial cropping (alternate years)
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:AM, CM

Owner's comments

Best early apple around.

Season records for this tree

  • 2015

    Spring blossom: 10 April
    Harvest: 3rd week July  55kg / 121lbs
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Mild attack
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Very light crop. Clear I need to fertilize and water some for these 55 trees.
  • 2014

    Spring blossom: 15 April
    Harvest: 2nd week August  100kg / 220lbs
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Mildew: Mild attack
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Not present
    Woolly aphid: Not present
    Codling moth: Not present
    Plum fruit moth: Not present
    Silverleaf: Not present
    Nice heavy crop, no AM or CM
  • 2013

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  • 2009


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