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American Summer Pearmain Apple tree

Owner: Steven

Location:  Turney, MO, United States

Age:Planted in about 2015
Age of this tree:7 years
Soil:6 inches of soil over clay. 
Climate at this location:Temperate. Freezes from November through March. Four full seasons. temp 100 F to -5 F.
Pruning:Prune every year to spread tree and allow a central leader
Tree form:Central leader (widest at bottom)
Height:Between 6ft / 2m and 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Organic treatments
Local pests:Japanese Beetles (Horrible the last two years.)

Owner's comments

Tree has just had a few apples last couple of years. Strong growth.

Season records for this tree

  • 2020

    Spring blossom: 30 April
    Size: 3.0m / 10.0ft wide
  • 2019

  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

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  • 2009


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