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Jelly King® crab-apple

A compact crab apple, with unusually large persistent fruits - excellent for crab apple jelly.

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United Kingdom

Spring blossom records for this variety

2015 season

  • 8th May  2015  - tree owned by Richard in York, United Kingdom

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  • Species: Malus species
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2527


  • Uses: Cooking
  • Harvest period: Late season


  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-fertile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Pollinating others: Good
  • Vigour: Large
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • Attractive features: Attractive blossom
  • Attractive features: Attractive fruit
  • General disease resistance: Good
  • Period of origin: 1950 - 1999

Where to buy trees

The following tree nurseries offer Jelly King crab-apple trees for sale:

Where to buy fresh fruit

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