15 Seeds Sargent Crabapple Tree (Malus sargentii)

15 Seeds Sargent Crabapple Tree (Malus sargentii)

Price: $5.94


Features:
  • . The pink buds, fragrant, white flowers and bright red fruit provide a long season of interest. This little tree fits easily into small yards. If you prefer a slightly larger tree, grow the "Rosea" cultivar, which is taller and has larger flowers.
  • The "Tina" cultivar is the smallest of the Sargent crabapples, seldom growing taller than 6 feet.
  • Sargent crabapple (Malus sargentii) is a highly ornamental tree that has much to offer residential landscapes, including those in U.S. Department of Agriculture hardiness zone 8.


Catawba Purple Crape Myrtle Tree - Live plants shipped 1 to 2 feet tall by DAS Farms

Price: $23.95


Features:
  • Now is the best time to transplant! Cooler temperatures and more rainfall provide a smooth transition for the plants.
  • All pictures are of fully grown plants. Sizes shipped are in the title and description. Deciduous plants do not have leaves in the winter!
  • All orders to CA,WA,OR,UT,ID,NV,AZ,MT will be shipped bare root according to their state regulations.


Dolgo Crabapple fruit tree seedling hardy crab apple tree LIVE PLANT

Dolgo Crabapple fruit tree seedling hardy crab apple tree LIVE PLANT

Price: $34.34


Features:
  • Ships to: United States
  • Many times a crabapple is planted in the middle of an apple orchard and the resulting crops are often heavier due the crabapples excellent pollination abilities
  • Each Purchase gets on seedling. Dolgo Crabapple is a great edible crab apple growing to about 15 feet tall


15 Seeds Plum-leaved Apple, Plumleaf Crab Apple Tree (Malus prunifolia)

Price: $6.45


Features:
  • Malus prunifolia is a species of apple tree known by the common names pear-leaf and plum-leaf crabapple, Chinese apple and Chinese crabapple.It is native to China, and is grown elsewhere for use as an ornamental tree or as rootstock. It reaches from between 3 and 8 meters tall and bears white flowers and yellow or red fruit.
  • The fruit can be used fresh or in preserves etc. The fruit is about20mm in diameter, though some forms are considerably larger. Other Uses: This species is an excellent stock for grafting apple trees.
  • Edible Uses: Fruit - raw or cooked. A bitter flavour. Fruits we have tasted have been astringent rather than bitter,though some cultivars and forms are not at all bitter. A fruit of the species, tasted at Kew in October 1991, had asweet pleasant taste, was mealy and of low acidity.

Selecting a Crabapple Tree

Crabapples make wonderful spring-blooming trees in the home landscape. When selecting a crabapple, consider not only flower color, but also foliage and fruit color, size, and disease resistance.

Fill your house with the blooms of spring - Quad City Times

A: Select branches containing round, plump buds. (Narrow, pointed buds are usually leaf buds. Flower buds are generally larger and have a more rounded shape.) Make clean, slanting cuts 1 to 2 feet from the tips of branches with a sharp pruning shears. Selectively remove branches that won’t harm the appearance or shape of the plant.

A: The time period required to force branches into...

Source: qctimes.com

Directory

  1. Flowering Crabapple. Few ornamental trees offer the variety of tree shapes, sizes, flower colors and ornamental fruit as flowering crabapples. There are over 35 species and 700 cultivated varieties of crabapples and have been a part of the home landscape for many years.
  2. Malus (/ ˈ m eɪ l ə s / or / ˈ m æ l ə s /) is a genus of about 30–55 species of small deciduous trees or shrubs in the family Rosaceae, including the domesticated orchard apple (M. pumila syn. M. domestica) – also known as the eating apple, cooking apple, or culinary apple.It is dealt with under Apple.The other species are generally known as crabapples, crab apples or wild apples.
  3. Many crabapple trees will hold their small fruits all winter, providing food for white-tail deer and birds such as pheasants, mockingbirds, white-throated sparrow, northern flickers and finches.
  4. About American Crabapple Tree... This product has shipping restrictions for California. (What's This?) The American Crabapple is a small tree growing 10' to 30' in height at maturity.
  5. How to Prune a Crabapple Tree. Crabapple trees are remarkably hardy trees that don't require much pruning to flourish. An occasional touch up, however, can encourage healthy new growth and help maintain an attractive silhouette. Start by...
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