Nor may we now despise the crab tree, though we do not eat its fruit.
Once we found a nest built in a crab tree about three feet from the ground.
Look at that crab tree in the hedge; did you ever see such a magnificent mass of blossom?
In an aperture in the "crab tree" the guides recommend ladies to pass.
The crab tree, our indigenous apple-tree, is also seen in a great many places.
Among our native trees there is none more beautiful than the crab tree, both in flower and in fruit.
Any tree planted in "our set," if it had been but a crab tree, would have tempted Mr Avenel's Eve to a jump at its boughs.