Crab Apple - Malus sylvestris
Economy or Premium SelectionEconomy - rooted into its pot but a further season before moving up a pot size.
Premium - more growth in its pot. More mature than Economy
Common Crab Apple. This native small tree has pink-white flowers in spring, followed by red-flushed yellow-green fruits. Makes excellent Crab Apple Jelly.
Our Crab Apple trees are English grown from genuine English origin (provenance) stock grown naturally in fertile English soil. Because our Crab Apple trees are 100% English provenance and English grown, they make an excellent choice for any woodland or landscape planting scheme. If you are including native species, we think it is easy to be misled. Some suppliers use the word “native” to describe their trees but this does not necessarily mean that they are English grown or of English origin. Many are imported from continental Europe. As growers with over 40 years of growing experience we are happy to pass on our knowledge and advice. Don’t compromise on quality. When you want the best choose quality English grown, English origin Crab Apple from Botanica.
Bare Root Crab Apple trees are only available during the season November to March. Precise dates will be notified each year.
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