Crab Apple - Dolgo

Dolgo Crab Apple

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

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

A guide to choosing Crab Apple Trees

Dolgo Crab Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
M9 - Dwarfing   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
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M9 - Dwarfing   1 year Maiden
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M26 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
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MM111 - Vigorous   1 year Maiden
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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.