Sorry this item is currently unavailable due to a stock shortage

Please see our recommended alternative variety in the description below.

3 packs for £11.97 Save £6 (9 tubers)

3 packs for £11.97 Save £6 (12 tubers)

3 packs for £11.97 Save £6 (60 corms)

3 packs for £11.97 Save £6 (30 corms)

3 packs for £11.97 Save £6 (3 tubers)

3 packs for £11.97 Save £6 (9 rhizomes)

3 packs for £16.02 Save £8.01 (30 corms)

Add 2 to your basket and enter discount code "KOJO2" at checkout for your £16 discount to apply.

Buy 2 and SAVE £20! Enter "WIST20" at checkout.

Spend £15 and SAVE 25% Enter "SEED25" at checkout. This Weekend Only

Click here to view all Vegetable Seeds & click here to view all Flower Seeds

Spend £10 and get 50 FREE Plant Labels & Pen! Enter "SEED10" at checkout.

Click here to view all Vegetable Seeds & click here to view all Flower Seeds

Buy 2 for £40 on Selected 5 Ltr Hydrangeas

Click here to view all Hydrangeas included.

Plant of the Month - Buy 2 SAVE £5

Add two to your basket and enter discount code "STARJ5" for the offer to apply.

Free Plant Labels & Pen when you spend over £10 on Seeds

Click here to view all included Flower and Vegetable Seeds.
Click here to view the labels and pen set.

Triumph Tulip 30 Bulbs Mix ONLY £4.99 with every order

Add this product to your order and enter code 'TULIP5' during checkout

Plant of the Month: Buy 2 & Save £10

Enter code 'CLEM2' during checkout

New 99p Delivery on ALL Vegetable and Flower Seed ONLY Orders

Click here to see our range of Vegetable Seeds & click here to view all Flower Seeds

Crab Apple Golden Hornet - Apple Tree

Marshalls

£22.99

Catalogue Code: 1070-5004

RHS Award of Garden Merit
Sale price

Order Now - Delivery from mid December

Regular price £22.99
This Crab Apple Golden Hornet - Apple Tree not only produces a fresh, tasty and quality crop but also adds interest to your garden There’s nothing better than growing beautiful fresh fruit in your garden or allotment and this fruit tree is ideal for any g

Pack Contents: 1 bare root tree

Height: Fully Grown: 4m/13ft

Description

Golden Hornet is one of the best and most well-known Crab Apples of all and it has a coveted RHS Award of Garden Merit. It is self-fertile so a brilliant choice if it's your first tree!

These small trees have lovely spring blossom with masses of small, round golden-yellow fruits are produce from October which are good for cooking. They make an especially good jelly!

The variety gets its name from the honey yellow coloured crab apples, they stay on the branches of the tree well into winter. They are truly brilliant for making a golden coloured jelly or for pressing into a refreshing cider.

The beautiful flowers will open in the spring into bright pink buds, some of the flowers will be a pure white and some will retain pink blush.

These crab apple trees are one the very best pollinators for you apple orchard. Most crab apple varieties will pollinate your orchard apple trees but this Golden Hornet variety is extra special as it has a very long flowering season that will cover the majority of apple pollination groups.

Rootstock: MM111

Flowering Group: FG5

Years until fruiting from planting: 2

Age of tree at despatch: 2

Height at full growth: 4m/13ft

Most of our trees are delivered as bare rooted specimens with approximate height of: 3.5ft - 5ft / 105cm - 140cm depending on the variety.

In order to ensure a good pollination pick fruit trees from within the same or from adjacent flowering groups.

We may prune your tree before it arrives to your door. We do this to encourage your tree to branch freely which makes them better looking and more productive.

Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Plant Outdoors
Harvest

How to Guide

Aftercare

Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.

 

We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.

 

The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days.

 

Please note – due to increased courier costs beyond our control, delivery charges to all non-UK Mainland addresses including Scottish Highlands & Islands may be subject to a postage surcharge.

 

Please call our Customer Service Team on 0344 573 8400 for further information.

Delivery

Delivery to outside of the UK

We regret we are unable to deliver any products to non-mainland UK delivery addresses. This includes Europe, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, USA and Rest of World. We will update our website if this changes.

For more information about our deliveries please click here.