More than 700 crabapple trees, the largest collection in the nation, bloom annually at Secrest at about 200 Growing Degree Days. Track the progress on the Ohio State Phenology Calendar. The evaluation plot is designed to study flowering and fruiting characteristics, as well as disease resistance. Learn more.

This year's bloom time may start the weekend of April 23 with the peak bloom period predicted to be April 30 to May 4.

When visiting the crabapples please park in a designated parking area and not alongside the road.

Strawberry Parfait Crabapple





2021 Crabapple Bloom

Learn more about a new rust fungus discovered at Secrest.