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Roxbury Russet Apple tree

Owner: Justin

Location:  Charlottesville, INDIANA, United States

Age:Planted in about 2018
Age of this tree:7 years
Climate at this location:6a
Pruning:Pruned to central leader/ Tall spindle
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Chemical treatments
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Codling Moth and Plum Curculio

Owner's comments

Pruned to 30". Trained to a central/ tall spindle form

Season records for this tree

  • 2021

    Size: 2.0m / 6.7ft high   2.5m / 8.3ft wide
    Scab: Mild attack
    Codling moth: Severe attack
    Plum fruit moth: Severe attack
    Pests were the main issue. There were many fruits this year which most were ruined by pests.