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Tree comparisons



Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia

Also known as Virginia Crab, Hewe's Crab is considered one of the best varieties for cider.
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Using


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
Picking seasonLate
UsesCooking
Juice
Hard cider
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
Juice colorClear
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Growing


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersGood
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
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Disease resistance


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
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Climate


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Warm (25C - 30C / 76F - 85F)
Cold (< 20C / 67F)
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Identification


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
Country of originUnited States
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