Malus yunnanensis ‘Golden Glory’ Crab Apple

Description: Small tree with large bold leaves emerging bronze in spring, white ivory flowers, and stunning autumnal colours followed by persistent orange/bronze fruit with pronounced calyces.

History: Introduced from Hergest Croft gardens in 2020.

Malus Growing Tips: Crab Apples are self-fertile, and very useful as pollinators for a variety of fruit trees. Full sun or part shade lover, best grown in fertile, moist, deep, loamy soils. Requires minimal pruning in late winter or spring to remove damaged, diseased or misplaced growth.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m

Attributes

  • Flowering month: April
  • Deciduous
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • S Size: Small
  • Tree shape: Standard
  • Replacement prune
  • Autumn colour
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Scented flowers

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