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MALUS 'Golden Hornet'

Apple, Crab apple

A profusion of bright yellow crab apples which remain on the tree long after the leaves have dropped

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MALUS 'Golden Hornet'

Buy MALUS 'Golden Hornet'

£45.00 each
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7.5 or 10 Litre

Delivery Information
Normally 5 - 10 days

Courier Only due to the size of this plant
  • Courier Only - Due to the size of this plant it will be despatched by Courier. The rest of your order will also be sent by courier at the same time.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, red spider mite, caterpillars, apple-scab, honey fungus, canker, mildew
  • Place of Origin - introduced by Waterer's Nursery, Surrey, UK, 1949.
  • Hardy - very cold Winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Height - in metres - 10m (30ft)
  • Spread - in metres - 8m (25ft)
  • Deciduous - oval, toothed, bright-green leaves to 9cm (3½in) long.
  • Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - long-lasting golden yellow fruit 2.5cm (1in) long can remain until midwinter.
  • Tree - semi-weeping tree.
  • Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade - tolerated but full sun preferred.
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile preferred.
  • Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Flower Colour - White - white flowers from pink buds.

Final Tree Size

10m (30ft) Tree type desc Average person
  8m (25ft)

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