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MALUS 'Golden Hornet'
Commonly known as: 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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- 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 - 10m (30ft)
- Spread - 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.
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