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Golden Gem crab apple trees

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A traditional crab-apple featuring a mass of white blossom in spring, followed by yellow crab apples.

Golden Gem crab apple trees for sale

Pot-grown

All pot-grown trees are suitable for planting out in the garden, some are suitable for growing in containers.

  • PG12-year 12L pot-grown tree Semi-vigorous rootstock £47.50
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Bare-root

  • BR1Spindlebush bare-root tree M26 rootstock £35.95
    Medium tree (2m-3m after 10 years)
  • BR21-year bare-root tree Semi-vigorous rootstock £27.95
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Next deliveries

Order now for delivery from w/c 24th January onwards.

Golden Gem is a well-known crab-apple featuring bright white spring blossom followed by yellow crab apples in the autumn.

Most crab apples are good pollinators of mainstream apple varieties but Golden Gem is especially good because of the quantity, timeliness and compatibility of its pollen. Its flowering should co-incide with apples in flowering groups 3 and 4.

Golden Gem characteristics

Growing

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
  • Flowering group4
  • Pollinating othersGood
  • PloidyDiploid

Using

  • Picking seasonLate

Problems

  • Disease resistanceGood

Identification

  • Fruit colourYellow