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MALUS 'John Downie'

Associated Products

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £10.00

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £5.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - produces preserves and jelly with good flavour. An excellent pollinator for other apples.
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    Pests & Diseases - aphids, red spider mite, caterpillars, apple-scab, honey fungus, canker, mildew

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    Place of Origin - Thomas Blaikie's nursery which is now the site of Edinburgh Zoo, Corstorphine Hill.

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    Flower Colour: White - white flowers from pink buds.

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    Tree Shape: Broadly conical

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    Tree Shape: Conical

Delivery Information

Delivery Information

Now is our busy spring period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 10 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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MALUS 'John Downie'

Apple, Crab apple

The best fruiting crab apple with white flowers and bright orange fruit

Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 10m (30ft)
Spread - in metres - 6m (20ft)

Plant Type

Deciduous - oval, bright-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - ovoid,orange and red fruit to 3cm (1¼in) long.
Tree - narrow, upright tree.
Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Partial Shade - tolerated but full sun preferred

Soil Conditions

Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile preferred

Flowers In

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Buy MALUS 'John Downie'

Pot size: 7.5 or 10 Litre

£45.00 each

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