Planting apple trees in August?

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Caroline O\’Brien asked 13 years ago

Hi Gerry, I’m just wondering can I do the above,they are Coxs orange ippin and Apple Laxtons superb.Also how near do they need to be planted and when can I expect some fruit?Thank you

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Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
If these are in pots, they can be planted at any time. If they are still in the ground they must not be moved until November.

They should be planted about three metres apart and will fruit within a few years, depending on how old the plants are now.