Purple Crabapple (Malus x purpurea)
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Originated at A. Barbier Nursery, Orleans, France before 1900. It has given rise to many well known hybrids. One of the earliest crabs to flower
- Pollination: self-fertile
- Harvest: Autumn
- Features: Good pollinator for early flowering apples.
Fiala Fr. John L. (1994) Flowering Crabapples The Genus Malus. Portland, Oregon: Timber Press.