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Fuji Apple tree

Owner: Caleb

Location:  Yoshitomi-Machi, FUKUOKA, Japan

Age:Planted in about 2010
Age of this tree:15 years
Soil:Clay loam 
Climate at this location:Temperate with cool winters, occasional frost and snow, hot, humid summer.
Pruning:Pruned to open vase
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Does not usually produce any fruit
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Borers, leaf eating caterpillars