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Crab apple tree
Hewe's Virginia

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


Crab apple tree
Hewe's Virginia
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersGood
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Crab apple tree
Hewe's Virginia
Picking seasonLate
UsesCulinary
Juice
Hard cider
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
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Disease resistance


Crab apple tree
Hewe's Virginia
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Climate


Crab apple tree
Hewe's Virginia
Summer maximum temperaturesCold (< 20C / 67F)
Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Crab apple tree
Hewe's Virginia
Country of originUnited States
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