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Tree comparisons



Crab apple trees
Malus sieversii

Malus sieversii is thought to be the ancestor of modern apples. Grafted from specimens obtained from Kazakhstan.
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Using


Crab apple trees
Malus sieversii
Picking season Mid
Uses Eating fresh
Cooking
Juice
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Growing


Crab apple trees
Malus sieversii
Gardening skill Easy
Self-fertility Self-fertile
Pollination group 3
Pollinating others Good
Organic culture Suitable
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Problems


Crab apple trees
Malus sieversii
Disease resistance Good
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Climate


Crab apple trees
Malus sieversii
Cold hardiness (USDA) (4) -30F / -34C
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
Malus sieversii
Country of origin Kazakhstan
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