Growing Calendar for Apple Greensleeves - Apple Tree
Delivery: Early November to Late May
At Marshalls we are proud to introduce into our range Apple Green sleeves as a bareroot option. Known to be a wonderfully heavy cropping tree. You will enjoy your fruits with little labour year after year.
It’s a tree that requires little attention in your garden, requiring only minor maintenance. Our fruit trees do not grow beyond 2m in height, so it’s not going to dominate the small garden, yet is large enough to become a focal point in a large garden should you choose it to be.
From a crop perspective Green sleeves is an attractive apple. Wonderful to harvest and add to the fruit bowl in your kitchen. It is also reasonably hardy to our UK weather climate tolerating both warm and cold weather. Finally it also has good disease resistance giving you peace of mind your crop will remain healthy.
You can expect to harvest from around years 2 to 3 onwards and see your tree your tree at maximum maturity at around 5 years.
Rootstock M9 dwarfing
Flowering group: FG3
Years until fruiting from planting: 2
Age of tree at despatch: 2 years
Height at full growth: 2m/6ft
Most of our trees are delivered as bare rooted specimens with approximate height of: 3 1/2ft - 5ft / 105cm - 140cm depending on the variety.
We may prune your tree before it arrives to your door. We do this to encourage your tree to branch freely which makes them better looking and more productive.
Fruit Tree Rootstock Information
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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days