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Adams's Pearmain Apple tree

Owner: Robert

Location:  Crediton, DEVON, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:11 years
Soil:Classic Devon Red 
Climate at this location:Western UK - mild and moist
Pruning:Winter pruning
Tree form:Half-standard
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Heavy crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated

Owner's comments

Organically grown. Free range chickens always present seems to keep down codling moth attacks.

Season records for this tree

  • 2016

    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
    Very high cropping year - so much so that one laden branch snapped off
  • 2015

  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

    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
  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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