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Frostbite 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:Graft on monther tree. The mother tree is grown in poor soil, but is fertilized every 2-3 months 
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

Got this scion wood for free. It does not grow well on my mother tree, a rubinola, which is a very vigorous tree indeed. Since I cannot toss a present I grafted it. Internet descriptions say that this apple has an intensive taste and a hint of cooled sugar cane. If I would graft it on a rootstock, I would choose to graft it onto a very vigorous one.

Season records for this tree

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