Dolgo Crabapple Tree - Best crabapple for jelly and baking! (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall.)
Dolgo Crabapple Tree - Best crabapple for jelly and baking! (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall.)
Dolgo Crabapple Tree - Best crabapple for jelly and baking! (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall.)
Dolgo Crabapple Tree - Best crabapple for jelly and baking! (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall.)
Dolgo Crabapple Tree - Best crabapple for jelly and baking! (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall.)

Dolgo Crabapple Tree - Best crabapple for jelly and baking! (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall.)

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The name of this tree may not be widely known, but the fruit grown on Dolgo trees has certainly left an outstanding impression upon those who cook and bake with crabapples! Dolgo grows some of the largest edible crabapples and is also one of the heaviest prodcuers. The bright red fruit follows after a dazzling display of pure white blossoms that cover the tree in spring. This tree is so prized for its fruit that its beauty in springtime is often overlooked! Every season truly brings new colors with the Dolgo tree. The bright red fruit is widely used for cider, jelly, and other preserves calling for crabapples.

What’s great about the Dolgo Tree?

  • Dolgo grows some of the largest edible crabapples!!
  • Due to its large fruit with exceptional tart flavor, Dolgo is one of the most popular crabapples for jelly, cider, syrups, and much more!
  • With its impressive display of white blossoms in spring, every season trluy brings new colors to this tree.
  • First cultivated in SIberia, Dolgo is cold hardy down to -40 F.
  • Fragrant blossoms and extra-large fruit make Dolgo a top-notch wildlife attraction. Deer, birds, elk, rabbits and other animals love the fruit while butterflies and honeybees swarm to the flowers.

 

 

Cold Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Min. Temperature -40° F, (-40° C)
Self-Pollinating Yes Botanical Name Malus 'Dolgo'
Mature Height (ft.) 15' - 20' Mature Width (ft.) 15' - 20'
Harvest Season Summer through Fall Recommended Spacing (ft.) 8' - 20'
Best Seasons to Plant for Zones 7 - 11 Fall through Spring
Best Seasons to Plant for Zones 2 - 6
Spring
Optimal Soil Condition
Acidic - Neutral
Fragrance
Mild
Blossom Color White Fruit Color Bright Red
Tasting Notes Tart, complex, rich flavor, perfect for jelly Flesh Color White