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Grimes Golden Apple tree

Owner: Jim

Location:  Crivitz, WI, United States

Age:Planted in about 1900
Age of this tree:121 years
Soil:Well drained sandy loam 
Climate at this location:Zone 4
Pruning:Not pruned
Tree form:Bush (wider at top than bottom)
Height:Taller than 15ft / 4m
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified

Owner's comments

Homestead tree - more than likely 90+ years old. Tree is in good condition.

Season records for this tree

  • 2021

    Harvest: 3rd week September  1kg / 2lbs
    Another late freeze. Very few apples.
  • 2020

    After a number of cold nights/mornings in late May, very few apples in the area were produced this year. No Grimes this year.
  • 2019

    Spring blossom: 22 May
    Harvest: 3rd week September  120kg / 264lbs
    Size: 6.0m / 20.0ft high   
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