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Liberty Apple tree

Owner: John

Location:  Salem, OREGON, United States

Age:Planted in about 2015
Age of this tree:11 years
Soil:clay loam 
Climate at this location:wet winters, dry summers, 1000 chilling hours
Pruning:central leader
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Chemical treatments
Local pests:codling moth, scab, apple maggots

Season records for this tree

  • 2016

    Spring blossom: 25 March
    Harvest: 1st week October  0kg / 0lbs
    Size: 2.5m / 8.3ft high   
    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