flowering crab

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Noun1.flowering crab - derived from the Iowa crab and cultivated for its large double pink blossoms
Iowa crab, Iowa crab apple, Malus ioensis, prairie crab, western crab apple - wild crab apple of western United States with fragrant pink flowers
2.flowering crab - small tree or shrub of southeastern United Statesflowering crab - small tree or shrub of southeastern United States; cultivated as an ornamental for its rose-colored blossoms
crab apple, crabapple, cultivated crab apple - any of numerous varieties of crab apples cultivated for their small acidic (usually bright red) fruit used for preserves or as ornamentals for their blossoms
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The two are not synchronous; the flowering crab apple was planted eight years ago, the tulips in November, the peonies three years back.
CARD OF THE COURSE Yards Par 1 Tea Olive 445 4 2 Pink Dogwood 575 5 3 Flowering Peach 350 4 4 Flowering Crab Apple 240 3 5 Magnolia 495 4 6 Juniper 180 3 7 Pampas 450 4 8 Yellow Jasmine 570 5 9 Carolina Cherry 460 4 Out 3,765 36 Yards Par 10 Camellia 495 4 11 White Dogwood 505 4 12 Golden Bell 155 3 13 Azalea 510 5 14 Chinese Fir 440 4 15 Firethorn 530 5 16 Redbud 170 3 17 Nandina 440 4 18 Holly 465 4 In 3,710 36 Total 7,475 72
Buds have set on the cascading canes of the forsythia bush, on the limbs of the saucer magnolia and the flowering crab apple.
BEAUTIFUL flowering crab apple Malus 'Evereste' is next in the series of top trees.
These include flowering cherry, flowering crab and mountain ash which will provide spring flowers and autumn berries or fruit.
That is, homeowners have rooted cuttings or have dug from the yard trees or shrubs from flowering crab apples, dogwoods, maples or even oaks.
4th (Flowering Crab Apple) 240 yards, par 3: Lengthened by around 30 yards in 2008.
My first garden belonged to the house of my birth, with blood-red roses, flowering crab apple, honeysuckle that vined up the side of the garage near a hammock, making it easy to rock and suck drops of sweet, scented nectar from yellow blossoms.
Try these too: Spirea, flowering cherry and plum, witch hazel, pussy willow, flowering crab apple, winter jasmine and flowering quince.
Last Fall, these ladies donated two flowering crab apple trees and we held a special tree planting ceremony with tree planting expert Chuck Neville in attendance, along with Nathalie Arnold, attache to David Price MP, and members of Little Forks Branch.
There is a partly-walled kitchen garden and an orchard with apple trees, flowering crab apple and cherry trees.