Crab Apple Trees

Crab apple trees are plants most often used for their wonderful ornamental value, but also esteemed for the crab apple jelly that can be made from their fruits, as well as being a handy addition to apple cider brews that need a bit of extra kick

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    Crab apple – Ioensis Plena

    Crab apple Ioensis Plena is an ornamental, small tree, which in late spring becomes covered with large, beautiful smelling, light pink double flowers. A magnificent crab apple. Leaves colour to an orange / red in the autumn. Fruit are rarely produced.

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    Malus Spectabilis crab apple

    Malus Spectabilis crab apple is a species of crab apple known by the common names Asiatic apple, Chinese crab, and Chinese flowering apple, it has a wonderfully colourful display of semi double-pink flowers Pollinate with: Golden Hornet (crab), Jack Humm (crab), Jonathan, Lady Williams, Pink Lady, Fuji, Gala, Freyburg, Granny Smith

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    Huonville crab apple

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    Huonville crab apple tree coming out of the Huon Valley in Tasmania, unusual pink coloured flesh, leaves purple, reddish inside the branches also, a crab apple which is quite a good size compared to other crabs, edible fresh, good for juice, but maintaining some crab apple flavour traits Ripens: April/May  

  • Manchurian crab apple

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    Manchurian crab apple is a species of apple known by the common names Siberian crabapple, Manchurian crab apple and Chinese crab apple. It is native to most of Asia, the hardiest species of the Malus genus and produces white flowers

  • Malus eleyi crab apple

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    Malus eleyi crab apple with a loose, open habit and beautiful, dark pink blossom display in spring.  The leaves begin their life dark red, turning to dark green later in summer, making this a great tree to use as a contrast against lighter coloured plants, flowers wine-red to crimson, quite spectacular, small red apples

  • Gorgeous crab apple

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    Gorgeous crab apple, coming out of New Zealand, this cultivar makes a nice open shaped tree, with an enormous crop of small one inch deep red fruits, ripens late season Ripens: March/April Pollinate with: Orleans Reinette, Peasgood's Nonsuch, Mother, Democrat, Golden Noble, King of the Pippins

  • Malus Floribunda crab apple

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    Malus Floribunda crab apple is a Japanese Crab, huge masses of crimson buds, opening to blooms with pink / red on white background - quite stunning in springtime, (also known as the 'Showy Crabapple' because of its profuse blossom), followed by small red and yellow fruits Ripens: March/April Pollinate with: Beauty of Bath, Lord Lambourne, McIntosh, Red Braeburn, French(crab), Yarlington Mill (cider)

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    John Downie crab apple

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    John Downie crab apple grows into a fair sized tree when mature, has a very heavy crop of crabs which are able to be eaten, fruit are quite large for a crab apple, makes a marvelous crab apple jelly, great pollinator for nearly all other apples Ripens: June/July Pollinate with: Granny Smith, Gala, Fuji, Pink Lady, Lady Williams, Freyburg, Merton Worcester, Jack Humm (crab), Golden Hornet (crab)

Orders now closed for the 2018 season. We will reopen soon for our 2019 season.