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About this Katy Apple tree

Owner: Rosa

Location:  Dublin, IRELAND, Ireland

Age: Planted in about 2012
Age of this tree: 6 years
Soil characteristics at this location: Light sandy in front of west facing wall, topped with garden compost in sprikng 
Climate at this location: Cool and usually damp
Pruning: In february
Tree form: Cordon
Height: Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping: Heavy crops
Growth: This tree grows easily here
Herbicides: Organic treatments
Pesticides: Organic treatments
Local pests: Birds and squirrels

Season records for this tree

Season Blossom date Picking / Yield Size Season notes
2018
3rd week August
2.5m / 8.3ft high

Codling moth: Severe attack
More than half of apples affected by coddling moth
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