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Pixie Apple tree

Owner: Sue

Location:  Maidstone, KENT, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2017
Age of this tree:3 years
Soil:Fairly Heavy clay improved with compost when planting. 
Climate at this location:Fairly warm summers, cold winters
Pruning:Not so far
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:Nothing so far.

Owner's comments

We live in an orchard area of Kent with Comice and Conference pears, Bramleys and eating apples(?) all grown in the fields behind our house.

Season records for this tree

  • 2018

    Size: 1.5m / 5.0ft high   1.0m / 3.3ft wide
    First season, just 1 apple! However we had fresh blossom opening next to the single apple in Late August!!
  • 2017

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  • 2009


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