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Dolgo



An early ripening bright crimson crab apple with red flesh which makes excellent a red jelly.

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Pollination: Dolgo is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop.  Pollination partners

Dolgo apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but we can produce trees for you through our custom grafting service. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

  • CG-1Dolgo tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Dolgo tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Dolgo tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Dolgo tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Dolgo tree custom-grafted on M25 rootstock (Very vigorous)£39.00 each

If you wish to go order please fill in our contact form in the first instance, stating your name, full address, and the rootstock(s) you wish the tree(s) to be grafted on. You will need to contact us before June.

Propagation is carried out in late July / early August, and the grafted trees would be available for supply in December the following year (approximately 14 months later).

History and description of Dolgo

Malus Dolgo also known as Pink Glow is an excellent jelly making crab apple. It has beautiful white blossom in spring. The bright crimson fruit is quite large and ripens in early September. It makes an excellent red jelly. Dolgo is disease resistant and a good alterntive to John Downie.

Characteristics of Dolgo apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourCrimson
Flavour
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking time
Season of useSept
Tree vigourSmall
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearing
Cropping
Pollination date0
Pollination group
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
PollinatorsPollination partners


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