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crabapple:

see appleapple,
any tree (and its fruit) of the genus Malus of the family Rosaceae (rose family). Apples were formerly considered species of the pear genus Pyrus, with which they share the characteristic pome fruit. The common apple (M.
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crabapple

[′krab‚ap·əl]
(botany)
Any of several trees of the genus Malus, order Rosales, cultivated for their small, edible pomes.
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Crabapple fruits can be almost as decorative as the blossoms.
Slice or chop smoked duck or smoked chicken and mix with a little Thai or crabapple jelly.
We collected dead robins and observed the flock of several dozen robins that continued to congregate around the crabapple tree next to the library until the snow receded on 17 February.
Branches of crabapples with swelling buds, dogwoods and flowering trees and shrubs are good for indoor displays in late winter and early spring.
Started in 2005 by artist Molly Crabapple, the concept is simple - artists draw glamorous burlesque dancers, compete in contests, and win wacky prizes.
The tripled milled soaps ($7) come in Crabapple & Mulberry, Oatmeal & Wheatgerm and Vetiver & Juniperberry, while the glycerin soap ($7) varieties include Chamomile, Lime and Blackcurrant.
In the crabapple tree outside the dining room window,
These less familiar gothic mysteries and horror stories as well as two poems and two unusual children's stories, are scripted and illustrated by a talented string of writers and illustrators, including, Antonella Caputo and Arnold Arre, Rod Lott and Molly Crabapple, Alex Burrows and Pedro Lopez, and others.
JAPANESE crabapple is a great all-rounder for the small garden, producing fragrant blooms that begin as beautiful deep pink to red buds, eventually fading to a glistening white as they open.
And that's an issue that's not likely to disappear anytime soon, says Molly Crabapple, a New York artist with ties to the burlesque community.
The event was held in Belfast's Black Box arts centre and is the creation of Brooklyn artist Molly Crabapple.