Whitney Crabapple Tree

Famous for its fruit size

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Whitney Crabapple Tree

Famous for its fruit size

  • Great eaten fresh
  • Makes wonderfully flavored jams, jelly and cider
  • Crisp, juicy and tangy-sweet flavor
  • Self-pollinating
  • Scab resistant
  • Ripens late August to early September
Generations of gardeners have loved this crabapple tree for its ornamental qualities and golf-ball sized fruits. Whitney Crabapple Tree produces firm, crisp, tangy-sweet, pinkish-red fruits by the bushels! The fruits are wonderful cooked up in jams and jellies, baked with cinnamon and sugar, or made into cider. In the spring, the tree produces pink and white blossoms that are very showy in the landscape. The tree grows about 20 ft. tall and is resistant to scab. Fruits ripen in late August or early September. Self-pollinating. Zones 3-7.
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Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

Spring 2022 Shipping Schedule
ZONE Fruit Trees
1A-4A 3/28/22 - 6/3/22
4B 3/28/22 - 6/3/22
5A 3/14/22 - 6/3/22
5B 2/28/22 - 6/3/22
6A 2/28/22 - 6/3/22
6B 2/28/22 - 6/3/22
7A 2/7/22 - 6/3/22
7B 2/7/22 - 6/3/22
8A & B 2/7/22 - 5/13/22
9A & B 2/7/22 - 5/13/22
10A & B 2/7/22 - 5/13/22
Last Order Date 1A-6B: 5/30/22
7A-7B: 5/20/22
8A-10B: 5/9/22

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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Product Details

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Malus ssp 'Whitney'
  • Height: 20 feet.
  • Spacing: 25 - 35 feet.
  • Depth:Graft 1 - 2 inches above soil.
  • Spread:20 feet.
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Pollinator:Dolgo or another Whiteny Crab apple or other (Malus) viable apple variety blooming in late Spring.
  • Yield: 2 - 5 bushels at maturity. Bearing age: 3-4 years.
  • Color: Pink and white.
  • Size: Standard 2-4 Ft
  • Blooms: Late Spring
  • Fruit: Larger than a golf ball. Sweet, juicy, yellowish flesh.
  • Zone: 3-7
  • Form: Fruit Tree, Tree, Fruit, Crabapple
  • Flower Form: Medium-sized, abundant, pink and white flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, moist soil with organic matter.
  • Growth Rate: 1-2 feet per year.
  • Foliage: Deep green foliage.

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