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McIntosh Apple tree

Owner: B.

Location:  Searsmont, MAINE, United States

Age:Planted in about 2013
Age of this tree:13 years
Soil:Gravel 
Climate at this location:Zone 5
Pruning:Pruned winter 2015
Tree form:Standard
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments

Owner's comments

Maine grown. Purchased from Fedco Trees, Waterville, Maine.

Season records for this tree

  • 2016

    Harvest: 3rd week September  5kg / 11lbs
    Size: 2.5m / 8.3ft high   1.5m / 5.0ft wide
    Extreme drought in mid-coast Maine during the summer of 2016.