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Laura crab-apple

A dwarf upright crab apple with bronze leaves and crimson blossom.

Laura identification photos

  • Malus Laura
    Copyright: Orange Pippin

  • Malus Laura
    Copyright: Orange Pippin

Visitor reviews

  • 07 Oct 2017  Lynda,  DORSET, United Kingdom
    I have this variety in a small garden on the south coast and it is superb. Upright growth so does not shade the garden, lovely bright pink flowers and dark leaves in Spring and good size dark red fruit which makes very good jelly in October.

Tree register

We don't have any registered trees for this variety yet.


  • Species: Malus species
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2529


  • Uses: Cooking
  • Harvest period: Late season


  • Cropping: Good
  • Flowering group: 2
  • Fertility: Self-fertile
  • Pollinating others: Good
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • Attractive features: Attractive blossom
  • Attractive features: Attractive fruit
  • General disease resistance: Average
  • Period of origin: 1950 - 1999


  • Climate suitability: Warm climates
  • Climate suitability: Tolerates cold winters

Other qualities

  • Awards: RHS AGM 2012

Where to buy trees

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

Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.

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