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Fuji Apple tree

Owner: Jerry

Location:  Warwick, NY /ORANGE COUNTY, United States

Age:Planted in about 2015
Age of this tree:12 years
Rootstock:geneva
Soil:clay 
Climate at this location:6A
Pruning:annual
Tree form:Half-standard
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:caterpillars, japanese beetles, borer

Season records for this tree

  • 2017

    Harvest: 2nd week October  4kg / 9lbs
    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   2.0m / 6.7ft wide
    Canker: Not present
    Scab: Not present
    Fireblight: Not present
    Cedar-apple rust: Severe attack
    mild temperatures, facilitated poor fruit set and early defoliation due to rust pressures.