Proximity of pollinators - Knowledgebase Question

Minnetonka, Mi
Question by jjsybrant
April 26, 2010
How close do pollinators need to be to pollinate my new dwarf honeycrips trees? I have 4 crabapple trees on my 3/4 acre lot. Will they pollinate. They are in the frontyard, the honeycrisp trees are in the back yard.


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Answer from NGA
April 26, 2010

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We usually recommend line of sight and within 100 feet of one another. However, bees and wasps usually find their ways around a garden without too much trouble. You'll know if they were successful when your trees begin to develop fruit. Enjoy your harvest!

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