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D'Arcy Spice Apple tree

Owner: John

Location:  Saco, MAINE, United States

Age:Planted in about 2017
Age of this tree:3 years
Soil:Sandy Loam 
Climate at this location:Coastal Maine, Zone 5b
Pruning:It's being pruned to a single cordon.
Tree form:Cordon
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Wooly Aphid

Owner's comments

Tree was one of three D'Arcy Spice grafted in April 2017. All three are now about 24" tall. Very much a low vigor cultivar, relative to the other 17 types we grafted this past spring.

Season records for this tree

  • 2017

    Woolly aphid: Mild attack
  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

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