Crabapple Trees

Crabapple Trees

crabapple trees

We have added some new crabapple trees for 2020 and have retained many popular varieties. All trees listed below with descriptions are available for shipment at 4-5′ in size.  A list of larger crabapple trees Too Big To Ship appears at the end of this section.  These will be available for pick up at any of our distribution centers in spring.

 

Adams Crabapple:  (Malus ‘Adams’) Zone 4-7.  Considered one of the BEST crabapple trees.  Excellent disease resistance growing to a height of 25′ with a spread of 20′.  Pink flowers produce 5/8″ persistent carmine red fruit..

Price Each: $ 43.00

Brandywine Crabapple: (Malus ‘Brandywine’) Zone 4-8. One of the most beautiful crabapples, growing 20′ with fragrant double pink flowers giving an appearance of being draped in rosebuds.  A very symmetrical oval tree with dark green foliage with a red tinge turning purple.  Produces 1″ yellow fruit. .

Price Each: $40.00  

Chestnut Crabapple: (Malus ‘chestnut’) Zone 4-8. A vigorous, hardy crabapple that makes pleasant “chestnut” flavored jam. Yellow fruit has outstanding flavor and good texture for fresh eating. Medium storage life. Often used as a pollinator and is disease resistant. Widely used in deer plots growing to 20’ tall. White flowers’.

Price Each: $38.00  

Indian Summer Crabapple: (Malus ‘Indian Summer’) Zone 4-7. Growing 15-20’ tall with equal spread, rose red flowers load the tree in spring, followed by bright red 3/4″ fruit. A global shaped tree with lush green foliage, it offers shade to confined areas and year around beauty. Excellent disease resistance.

Price Each: $36.00

Prairie fire Crabapple: (Malus ‘Prairie fire’) Zone 4-7. A beautiful 15-20′ crab which blooms later than most crabapple with a true red flower followed by fruit that does not drop. Very disease resistant, voted Iowa’s Tree of the Year in 1996.

Price Each: $ 40.00

Profusion Crabapple: (Malus ‘Profusion’) Zone 4-7. This small crab is noted for its abundance of deep red buds that open to purple-red flowers fading to lavender. Foliage immerges purple, then fades bronze-green. Oxblood 1/2” fruit is persistent.

Price Each: $ 42.00

Radiant Crabapple: (Malus ‘Radiant’) Zone 3-8. Single, deep pink flowers appear in spring, followed by small bright red fruit 1/2″ in diameter. Attractive reddish-purple turns to green with age.

Price Each: $ 38.00

Royalty Crabapple: :   (Malus ‘JFS-KW5′) Zone 3-7. An extremely papipular and hardy tree with outsranding purplish foliage with a green undercast.  Dark red flowers produce 3/4″ dark red persistent fruit.  trees grow 20’ tall and wide.

Price Each: $42.00

Snowdrift Crabapple: (Malus ‘Snowdrift’) Zone 3-7. An outstanding white flowering crabapple.  Heavy textured, glossy green foliage.  Hardy with little disease and low maintenance.  Excellent for street planting due to their pink bud turning to white blooms.  Grows 15-20’m tall with a 20-25′ spread.

Price Each: $ 42.00

Sugar Tyme Crabapple: (Malus ‘Swesutyzam) Zone 4-7.  This disease resistant crav has crisp green foliage with buds that open to showy white flowers completely covering the tree.   Rich red 1/2″ fruit develops and remains on the tree all year.  Grows 18′ tall and 15’ wide.  Excellent landscape tree.

Price Each: $40.00

Thunderchild Crabapple: (Malus ‘Thunderchild’) Zone 3-7. This compact, upright spreader has pink flowers before purple leaves form. Resistant to fire Blight.

Price Each: $ 36.00

Whitney Crabapple: (Malus ‘Whitney’) Zone 3-7. An old time favorite. producing 1″ fruit for eating and pickling.  Excellent when used for apple butter or spiced apples.  Hardy, vigorous, heavy bearing trees growing to 25′ tall.  White flowers in the Spring with the fruit having a short storage life.

Price Each: $ 36.00

CENTENNIAL, CHESTNUT, DOLGO, & WHITNEY crab apples are also available in shippable sizes.  These produce larger apples generally used for Apple butter, canned spiced apples or Fresh eating.  Please call for availability!

 

Bigger Crabapples

We offer bigger crabapple trees, Available as 6-8′ bare root at a cost of $48.00 each.  Varieties include:  Centennial, Chestnut, Dolgo, Golden Harvest, Prairie Fire, Profusion, Radiant, Royalty,   Sugar Tyme and Whitney.   These will be available for pick up at any of our distribution centers.  Inquiries about other varieties are welcome.