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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 season Late
Uses Cooking
Juice
Hard cider
Cropping Good
Keeping (of fruit) 1-2 months
Flavour quality Very good
Juice colour Clear
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Growing


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
Gardening skill Average
Self-fertility Self-fertile
Pollination group 3
Pollinating others Good
Vigour Average vigour
Bearing regularity Biennial tendency
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Problems


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
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Climate


Crab apple trees
Hewe's Virginia
Summer average maximum temperatures Cool ( 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 origin United States
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