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Campaign Chunk Volume 13.08 – Apples/Apple Tree

Campaign Chunk Volume 13.08 – Apples/Apple Tree

The apple tree (Malus Domestica) is a deciduous tree in the rose family best known for its sweet fruit, the apple. Cultivated in many locations, it is believed to have originated in central Asia, with 7,500 varieties of apples are now grown around the world and come in all shades of red, green and yellow. Some of the known varieties include Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Pink Lady and Granny Smith.

From seed to full grown mature apple tree takes around 5 to 7 years. Most trees are grown from seeds, They like well drained, fertile soil and grow inland at altitudes up to about 800-900 feet. Once grown the tree blossoms with said blossoms ranging in colour from white, to pink or even yellow.

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