Dolgo crab apple is an excellent addition to any orchard or landscape. Considered a pollinator, this variety blooms abundantly and for a long duration. Produces extremely heavy crops of 1.5-inch fruits. Unlike many other crabs, Dolgo is an edible tart delicacy with a naturally high pectin amount, perfect for delicious jams.
Scientific name: Malus ‘Dolgo’
Purchase size: 4+ ft
Plant hardiness zone: 3-9
Height: 15-20 ft
Light: Full sun
Harvest: Fall (early September)
Pollination: Requires another apple variety (can be another crab apple)