Magdeburgensis Crabapple, Large Trees

General Info Edible Fruit / Nuts, Wildlife Value
Shade Full Sun, Partial Shade
Area Coastal Areas, Exposed Windy Areas, Frost Pockets, Scotland & The North
Soil Good, Well Drained, Acidic, Alkaline/Chalky, Poor/Dry
Type Screening
Ornamental Autumn Colour, Berries

Malus x magdeburgensis (Standard)

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  Buy 3 or more bareroot trees and save

SIZES 1-2 3-910+
6/8cm Girth Standard. Bareroot Out of Stock £74.95Out of Stock £62.45Out of Stock £58.30
  Prices include VAT(where applicable)

OUT OF STOCK

£32.12

Crab Apple, Magdeburgensis - Standard needs...
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    Stakes, Tree Planting

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    Rootgrow

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    Tree Planting Pack

    From £10.19


Magdeburgensis Crabapple Standard Trees

Magdeburgensis crabapples, the Magdeburg apple, are fairly small trees that have orchard apple style blossom with white petals that are washed randomly with purpley-pink. Each flower has more than one row of inward curling petals, giving them a distinctive scrunched up look. The tree has a spreading growth habit, much like a typical orchard apple tree, growing out from a vase shaped young form into a wide, fairly flat crown. Its fruit are like tiny versions of the apples in children's books: shiny half red, half green little gems. It trees can reach a height of about 9 metres, although 7 metres is more typical.

Browse all of our other varieties of flowering crab apples.

How Standard Trees are Measured:
All the plants in the ornamental trees section are graded as standards, which means that they are measured by their girth in centimetres 1 metre above ground level (basically, their trunk's waist measurement). They aren't measured by their height, which will vary. So, a 6/8 standard has a trunk with a circumference of 6-8 centimetres and an 8/10 standard has a trunk 8-10 centimetres around. This measurement makes no difference to the tree's final height. 

Did You Know? 

This German tree was bred sometime in the 1800's. The RHS has given its flower cuttings an Award of Merit for use in flower displays.

  • Small Box

    Small boxes

    (Orders containing seedlings or rooted cuttings)

    £7.20

    including VAT per order

  • Small box

    (All barerooted plants under 1.2 metres in height. Please note: all trees are charged at the trees and hedging rate.)

    £11.40

    including VAT per order

  • Medium box

    (Any pots up to
    and incl. 7.5L)

    £15.00

    including VAT per order

  • Trees & Hedging

    (For all orders of trees of any size, and all bareroot plants 1.2 metres and over in height)

    £19.80

    including VAT per order

  • Pallets

    (For all orders of root balls,
    and large orders, a pallet
    price will be automatically
    applied at checkout)

    £75.00

    including VAT per order

*Delivery to mainland Britain & the Isle of Wight ONLY. Surcharges to the Isle of Wight and some areas of Scotland apply.


Bareroot planting is best done between November and April
Bareroot and potted - what's the difference?

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