Do I Need To Stake My Bare Root Tree?9 out of 10 times the answer will be no, especially if under 200cm tall. However our article on Tree Staking should help guide you.
Planting In The Corner Of A Garden Air and light is reduced in this location which could promote fungus and bacterial issues. If the corner is of the house and a fence then you also have leeching issues to contend with from cement and wood preservatives. Also when it rains, that area would experience higher water levels so we advise against it unless the plant is very hardy. 1 Year Maiden Bare Root Trees If you plant a 1 Year maiden tree and do not prune it at all, it will grow a little more upright and have more clear stem.
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Bare Root Arthur Turner Apple Tree Our bare root Arthur Turner cooking apple is very sweet requiring little sugar to bake with, has very attractive blossoms (has won awards) and has Penguin attributes i.e. does not feel the cold or to speak in technical terms is very hardy and can survive frost areas. Considered a reliable cropper for those that absolutely must bake every year and yields large apples.
This is an excellent tree to promote cheap romance in your relationship. When the blossoms are out, you can collect some of the spare and present them to a loved one. When the fruits are out, you can make an apple pie to express your affections. If they throw it back at you and scream "so you think I need fattening up" then we advise not taking any more relationship tips from us and run.
Arthur Turner Cooking Apple Bare Root Options Explained Maiden MM106 grows 3.5m 1-2 years old, no pruning applied, grows to around 3.5 metres tall. Maiden M26 Grows to 3.0m 1-2 years old, no pruning applied, grows to around 3.0 metres tall. Bush MM106 Grows to 3.5m 2-3 years old, pruned to be a bush shape. grows to around 3.5 metres tall. 2 Year M26 grows 3.0m 2-3 years old, pruned to be a bush shape, grows to around 3.0 metres tall. Half Standard 2-3 years old, pruned to be a lollipop shape, grows to around 3.00 metres tall, M26 Rootstock Fan/Espalier 1-2 years old, M26 rootstock. Comes with 3 branches for you to train as Fan or Espalier.
Feeling Confused About The Amount Of Options Available For Our Arthur Turner Cooking Apple Tree? The average Joe/Jane will go for a 2-3 year old Bush or Half Standard on M26 or M106.
Most Important Information About Arthur Turner Cooking Apple Trees Month Of Fruiting: Mid September, may keep until November once picked. Type Of Apple: Cooking...(possibly throwing if you have anti-social neighbours) Fertility: (C3) PARTIALLY SELF-FERTILE. Requires another apple tree in group C2, C3 or C4 close by for a full tree of fruit other wise you will get a lower fruit yield. See What Our Customers Are Saying About Our Bare Root Arthur Turner Cooking Apple Trees Either we forgot to ask for a testimonial about this apple tree or everyone was too busy baking to write one.
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Bare Root Apple Tree Jargon ExplainedThe options we give you when selecting an Apple tree are made up of the following terms.
Select the root stock you desire from the list above or if you are unsure, telephone us on 0800 043 1057 or use the enquiry page.
Fruit Tree HeightsTaller does not mean more value for money. A 1 year old fruit tree can easily be substantially higher than a 2 year old, this is because they are hard pruned at 1 year old to create the desired shape. Some trees have over 100cm of height removed. They can then have another pruning at 2 years old to increase fruit growing real estate. Most fruit trees will benefit from having a third to half of the seasons new growth cut back in the Autumn to prevent long whippy branches which break easily. Age and pruning completed determine real value.