All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

Ashmead's Kernel Apple tree

Owner: Bill

Location:  Chorley, LANCASHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2016
Age of this tree:5 years
Soil:Clay over sandstone, with 1m3 tree pit of good stuff before planting 
Climate at this location:Wet Temperate
Tree form:Standard
Height:Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated

Owner's comments

Took a while to get going but 2019 crop is spectacular - hundreds. Picked as late as I dare after first frosts.

Season records for this tree

  • 2020

  • 2019

    Harvest: 2nd week November  30kg / 66lbs
    Fantastic year
  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


©2019 Orange Pippin Ltd. All rights reserved.

You may not reproduce any of the content of this website without our express permission.
We do not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of any errors in the content of this website.