Origin of crab apple
Examples from the Web for crab apple
If you find a crab-apple on a tree, you may be sure that the tree is a crab-tree.
Ecks was executing a series of caricatures illustrating the involution of Hodgkins' face back into a crab-apple.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
I was in the library alone, and he was with Anne in the garden, when Maggie came into the room with a saucer of crab-apple jelly.The Confession|Mary Roberts Rinehart
The girl on the bench under the crab-apple tree was beginning to draw herself up proudly.Sally of Missouri|R. E. Young
You can't get a peach out of a crab-apple, nor a pumpkin out of a watermelon, nor eagles out of ducks' eggs.