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

Norfolk Royal Apple tree

Owner: Cheuk

Location:  Amsterdam, NOORD-HOLLAND, Netherlands

Age:Planted in about 2017
Age of this tree:5 years
Rootstock:No rootstock, just grafted on my mother tree
Soil:The mother tree is in peaty/adicity soil, rather poor soil than exellent soil, I have to firtilize 
Climate at this location:zone 7a, mild sea climate, lots of sun, lots of wind, hedge to slowdown wind
Pruning:Not pruned at this moment, it has been grafted in 2017.
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Not sure
Cropping:Not specified
Growth:Not specified
Local pests:none at this moment

Owner's comments

This is a graft on my mother tree(graft bank) and is not producing any fruits. The mother tree is a rubinola a very vigorous apple tree indeed. Internet description about the norfolk royal say this is an apple with a good taste. I want to experience for myself what a 'good' taste is. Just curious. Some grafts on the mother tree produce a crop, so if norfolk royal produces good tasting apples, and I like them, I will graft several on a root stock.

Season records for this tree

  • 2020

  • 2019

  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

©2022 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.