All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

Karmijn de Sonnaville Apple tree

Owner: Gil

Location:  Snohomish, WA, United States

Age:Planted in about 2011
Age of this tree:10 years
Soil:Clay-loam 
Climate at this location:Wet spring, dry summer- Mediterranean.
Pruning:Minimal pruning
Tree form:Espalier
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Un-treated
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:AM, CM, SCAB

Owner's comments

I like KdS. Tasty Cox apple, moderate cropping though.

Season records for this tree

  • 2017

    Spring blossom: 12 April
    Harvest: 3rd week September  3kg / 7lbs
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Mild attack
    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
    Dry year-no rain 3 months, no spray, good yield considering, tasty homely apple.
  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


©2019 Orange Pippin Ltd. All rights reserved.

You may not reproduce any of the content of this website without our express permission.
We do not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of any errors in the content of this website.