Native Feathered 175-200cm (Malus sylvestris)

£33.50
Size: 
Feathered 175-200cm (Malus sylvestris)
Type: 
Culinary
Fertility: 
self-fertile
Rootstock: 
Malus sylvestris - Vigorous
SKU: CRAWILC-45336

Description

Needs little introduction, save to say that the true crab is highly variable, grows almost anywhere, and can bear astonishing amounts of blossom and yellow to reddish flushed fruit in a good year. The flavour of a true wild crab can be anywhere between astringently tart, to surprisingly edible, for that is the nature of seedling apples. Periodically, however a gem arises that is worth saving. Crab apple jelly recipes abound in cookbooks and the internet. This self-fertile culinary Crab Apple is believed to have originated from in