Spring 2022We are now accepting pre-orders for delivery from September onwards for pot-grown trees and December onwards for bare-rooted trees.
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Gorgeous

Malus

Malus Gorgeous is an attractive crab-apple tree which has lots of white blossom in spring.

In autumn it produces a mass of red crab-apples which are very good for crab-apple jelly.

The fruitlets are also persistent - they will stay on the tree into early winter, after the leaves have fallen.

Gorgeous crab-apple trees for sale

  • 11-year bare-root tree £31.00
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)
  • 22-year pot-grown tree £52.00
    In a 11.5L pot
    Very small size (< 1.5m after 10 years)
  • 32-year pot-grown tree £47.50
    In a 7L pot
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)
  • 42-year pot-grown tree £52.00
    In a 12L pot
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)
Pre-order now for delivery from September onwards for pot grown trees or December for bare-root trees and mixed orders.

Gorgeous characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Attractive featuresAttractive flowersAttractive fruit
  • Flower colourPink - light
  • Leaf colourGreen
  • Fruit colourRed
  • Fruit persistencePersistent
  • Food usesJam / Jelly
  • Country of originNew Zealand
  • Annual cycleDeciduous

What will it look like?

Illustrative example of a pot-grown tree of this variety as supplied. Approximate girth: 6/8cm. Trees should reach their mature height after about 10 or more years. We may also have 1-year bare-root trees of this variety - they are not shown here.

Malus Gorgeous crab apple tree

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.