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by joeuk
Thu Jul 04, 2013 4:38 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Is July too late to plant bare root apples?
Replies: 3
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Re: Is July too late to plant bare root apples?

Thanks Mike. The bark looks smooth at the moment. I scraped a tiny bit away and saw green underneath, which I've read is a good sign? It looks like it might have tried to grow leaves or new shoots on the very tip of the side branches, as they have softer shoots that have dried up. No leaves yet, but...
by joeuk
Tue Jul 02, 2013 5:46 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Is July too late to plant bare root apples?
Replies: 3
Views: 5424

Is July too late to plant bare root apples?

Hello, I've just bought (last day of June) 2 apple trees in the UK - a Braeburn and a Bramley and potted them in large (80 litre/18 gallon) containers. I soaked the roots for a few hours and then watered them very well in their pots. They have no leaves as they were bareroot, but I wanted to know if...
by joeuk
Tue Jul 02, 2013 5:43 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Is July too late for bareroot?
Replies: 1
Views: 4148

Is July too late for bareroot?

Hello, I've just bought (last day of June) 2 apple trees in the UK - a Braeburn and a Bramley and potted them in large (80 litre/18 gallon) containers. I soaked the roots for a few hours and then watered them very well in their pots. They have no leaves as they were bareroot, but I wanted to know if...