crab apple


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crab apple

1. any of several rosaceous trees of the genus Malus that have white, pink, or red flowers and small sour apple-like fruits
2. the fruit of any of these trees, used to make jam
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And it's not only wildlife that will benefit, Cardiff residents will be able to join in the fun too making crab apple jelly, elderflower cordial, dog rose syrup and sloe gin, with produce to pick, eat and enjoy for generations to come.
Not only are they edible when cooked - crab apple and bramble jelly is the best free preserve ever - but they also efficiently pollinate other apples flowering at the same time and they provide year-round interest.
And with that, he gets back in the car and heads off to ask the owner of the crab apple tree how they would feel about donating their apples to a good cause.
National Arboretum's cultivar collection, including varieties of red maple, crape myrtle, crab apple, flowering cherry, and elm.
Try these too: Spirea, flowering cherry and plum, witch hazel, pussy willow, flowering crab apple, winter jasmine and flowering quince.
William Saunders imported seed of the Siberian Crab Apple (Malus baccata) from Russia and began a project to develop crab apples for the Prairies.
And I like this crab apple pie," said Mole as he reached for another piece.
Last Fall, these ladies donated two flowering crab apple trees and we held a special tree planting ceremony with tree planting expert Chuck Neville in attendance, along with Nathalie Arnold, attache to David Price MP, and members of Little Forks Branch.
Apple, fruitwood, European crab apple, European crab, crab apple
Wouldn't a crab apple look good on her purple shorts?
Notable among his numerous volumes of short stories, in which he effectively made use of apparently trivial incidents to illuminate Irish life, are Guests of the Nation (1931) and Crab Apple Jelly (1944).
The result is tasty, dry rose with strawberry and crab apple fruit, good acidity, subtle background ripeness and a delicacy that is rare for this price point.