|Age:||Planted in about 2016|
|Age of this tree:||2 years|
|Soil characteristics at this location:||Heavy alkaline clay with little drainage added amendments when planted tree|
|Climate at this location:||Summerset 18, hot summers through October. Warm/hot fall, few cool days. Mild winters, freezes & rain sporadic. Spring mild temp, rain more likely|
|Pruning:||Not yet, it had been in the ground one year|
|Tree form:||Not sure|
|Height:||Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m|
|Growth:||This tree grows easily here|
|Season||Blossom date||Picking / Yield||Size||Season notes|
||3rd week July
7kg / 15lbs
|2.0m / 6.7ft high
1.5m / 5.0ft wide
|Canker: Not present
Scab: Not present
Mildew: Mild attack
Fireblight: Not present
Cedar-apple rust: Not present
Woolly aphid: Not present
Picked too soon, they were perfect for my husband, who prefers his apples fairly tart. We waited a couple more weeks, then harvested one to try. It has better sweetness, but it tasted like store-bought apple juice. I seem to have missed the short window on my tree between too tart and too sweet. Husband and mom preferred the flavor, even when it was sweet.
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