Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - MediumMature Height - 25'Mature Width - 20'Longevity - Short 50-75 years
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Rose red 1.5" diameter, single to semi-double. Alternate, annual, "inconsistent".Fruit - Glossy, purplish-red, 0.8" diameter.Leaf - Fall Color - Yellowish to orangeBark - Shiny gray-brown, scaly on old trunks.Other Features - Outstanding small flowering tree.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Adaptable to most soil conditions, prefers heavy loam, well drained in full sun.Native Habitat - A Morden introduction, 1962. Zones 4-7Diseases and Insects - Slightly susceptible to scab, fire blight and powdery mildew. Flowers inconsistently.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Crabapple.- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.- Other plants of the genus Malus.- Other plants of the species Malus x.