Native Crab Apple Tree (Malus sylvestris)

£7.95

Native to the UK, grown in Scotland. Delicate white flowers provide an autumn crop of crab apples and although the fruit is bitter it can be made into jelly, jam and wine. Crab apple is also an excellent food source for birds.

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Description

Crab Apple (Malus sylvestris) – a perfect candidate for a specimen tree in small gardens.

Native to the UK and grown in Scotland. Delicate white flowers provide a wonderful autumn crop of crab apples and although the fruit is bitter it can be made into jelly, jam and wine. Crab apple is also an excellent food source for birds.

  • Grows to a max height of 10m
  • Produces edible fruit that makes great jam, jelly and wine
  • Tolerates most soil types
  • Flowers in April-May
  • Fully hardy
  • It will tolerate dry and exposed sites and can be “hedged” or allowed to grow as a tree.

Supplied trees are between 1.5-2ft tall. Branches will be trimmed and trees supplied without the pot for safe shipping.

Additional information

Weight 260 g
Dimensions 80 × 15 × 15 cm
Delivery

Trees are posted out using Royal Mail.