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Cortland Apple tree

Owner: Keith

Location:  Rouses Point, NEW YORK, United States

Age:Planted in about 2014
Age of this tree:9 years
Climate at this location:zone 4b
Pruning:Open center / modified central leader
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:plum cocoulio and codling moth and songbirds

Season records for this tree

  • 2018

  • 2017

    Spring blossom: 23 May
    Harvest: 1st week October  2kg / 4lbs
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   2.0m / 6.7ft wide
    Scab: Mild attack
    Fireblight: Mild attack
    Cedar-apple rust: Severe attack
    Codling moth: Severe attack
    Plum fruit moth: Severe attack
    Silverleaf: Mild attack
    Heavy apple scab on this tree so I will graft this tree over along with the Ultra Mac
  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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