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Q.Can A Flowering Crab Pollinate Fruit-bearing Apple Trees?

pianomom116 added on March 4, 2020 | Answered

By “flowering crab,” I mean it doesn’t bear fruit.

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Answered on March 5, 2020

Yes! Many can cross-pollinate with crab apples. This is a common practice on commercial orchards to increase pollination rates.

This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/apples/apple-tree-pollination.htm

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