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by nutmegct
Thu Mar 22, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Fruit Trees and Orchard Maintenance
Topic: Old sawdust as mulch for new plantings?
Replies: 1
Views: 236

Re: Old sawdust as mulch for new plantings?

I'm no expert, but I'd be *very* reluctant to use anything which is full of roots as a mulch. And if it's old sawdust, it's likely full of mold specific to the variety of tree the sawdust came from. Take a look at Tom Burford's "Apples of North America". He recommends adding about six inches of [goo...
by nutmegct
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Apples, Cider and Variety and Other Fruit Questions
Topic: new variety registry?
Replies: 0
Views: 157

new variety registry?

Good morning all. Two years ago I registered a new apple variety using: https://www.orangepippin.com/varietyrequest.aspx I entered all the details, but after two years the variety has not yet appeared anywhere at OrangePippin.com This was an apple tree I grew from seeds of a 19th century cider apple...