Japanese Flowering Crabapple
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Mature Height - 15-20'Mature Width - 15-20'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Budes deep pink to red, fragrant flowers gradually ading white, 1-1.5" diameter.Fruit - Yellow and red, 0.375" diamter, usually not persistent.Leaf - Fall Color - Bark - Shiny gray-brown, scaly on older trunks.Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Quite adaptable, but do best in a heavy loam, well-drained, moist, and acid. Plant in full sun for best flowers and fruits. Pruning, if it is needed, should be done before early June.Native Habitat - Diseases and Insects - Slightly susceptible to scab and powdery mildew, moderatly susceptible to fireblight, excellent resistance to Japanese beetle.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 floribunda.