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 3-5′ 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.


Camelot Crabapple:  (Malus ‘Camzam’) Zone 4-7.  Finally, a DWARF CRABAPPLE for that confined space in your yard. This is an attractive global shaped tree growing only 10 ft. tall and 8 ft. wide. It has a compact form and thick leathery leaves with a burgundy overcast. Flowers open from red buds to blooms of fuchsia pink on white to be followed by 3/8” rich burgundy persistent fruit. Excellent disease resistance.

Price Each: $ 40.00

Dolgo Crabapple: (Malus ‘Dolgo’) Zone 2-7. A very large tree growing 35-40’ tall with a spread of 25-30’. Blooms early with a white 2″ flower and produces 1.5” brilliant crimson fruit ripening in late summer. Fruit makes wonderful jelly of fine flavor and color. An excellent producer.

Price Each: $32.00  

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: $28.00  

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: $32.00

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: $ 32.00

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

Purple Prince Crabapple: (Malus ‘Purple Prince’) Zone 4-7. This is the best purple leaf crabapples for grower having outstanding rose-red blossoms and persistent maroon fruit. Excellent resistance to scab, fire blight, and cedar rust.

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

Red Jewel Crabapple: (Malus ‘Jewelcole’) Zone 4-7 An American Cole introduction, this beautiful red-fruited, white-flowered crab offers year around interest in the landscape. Grows 15′ tall with 12′ spread with dark green foliage. After freezing, the cherry red fruit shrivels and darkens, but hangs on the tree until February or March providing food for birds and wildlife.

Price Each: $ 40.00

Red Splendor Crabapple: (Malus ‘Red Splendor’) Zone 3-7.  A no litter problem from small fruit as fruit never falls off tree. Reddish-green glossy foliage. Grows 20-25″ with a spread of 20′. Beautiful pink blossoms in spring with bright red fruit.

Price Each: $ 36.00

Royal Raindrops Crabapple:  (Malus ‘Royal Raindrop’) Zone 4-7 These crabapples are quite a show stopper.  Eye popping magenta pink blooms with deep purple cut leaf foliage and sparkling red fruit.  These maintain their glossy purple summer throughout the summer.  Fall color is a medley of bronze, orange and purple.  At maturity these will reach 20′ tall with a spread of 15′  This is a must see crabapple!

Price Each: $ 48.00

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

Spring Snow Crabapple: (Malus’Spring Snow’) Zone 4-7. This is The Only Fruitless Crabapple that we know of. It is a Canadian introduction that is completely covered with pink buds that open to fragrant large white blooms in spring. It has bright green, shiny foliage and has good heat tolerance. Grow 25-30 ft. tall, 15 ft. spread’.

Price Each: $ 36.00

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; $42.00

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

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: Adams, Adirondack, Centennial, Chestnut, Dolgo, Donald Wyman, Prairie Fire, Profusion, Radiant, Red Jewel, Red Splendor, Royalty, Showtime, Snowdrift, Spring Snow, Thunderchild and Whitney.  These will be available for pick up at any of our distribution centers.  Inquiries about other varieties are welcome.