Autumn 2020Order now for delivery from w/c 28th September (pot grown) or December (for bare-root).
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Golden Glory

Golden Glory features pure white flowers in spring. The large leaves emerge with bronze tips, turning green over the summer and then take on attractive autumn colours - relatively unusual in a crab apple.

The fruitlets are orange and red, and hang on the tree into early winter.

Golden Glory crab-apple trees for sale

  • 1-year bare-root tree £25.00
    Large size (3m-5m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries from 28th September for pot grown and December for bare-rooted (where items shown in stock).


History

Golden Glory is a very new variety - introduced from Hergest Gardens in 2020.

Golden Glory characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Attractive featuresAttractive flowersAttractive fruitAutumn foliage colour
  • Growth habitUpright
  • Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • SunlightPrefers full sun
  • Growth rateAverage
  • Flower colourWhite
  • Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
  • Flowering monthMay
  • Leaf colourGreen
  • Leaf colour - autumnOrange / Red
  • Leaf/Flower sequenceLeaves appear first
  • Fruit colourRusset
  • Fruit sizeSmall
  • Fruit persistencePersistent
  • Country of originUnited Kingdom
  • Annual cycleDeciduous

How to choose a crab-apple tree

We list more than 40 different crab-apple trees. Choosing can be difficult! See our article explaining the different characteristics of crab-apple trees which will help you narrow down the selection.