Crabapple

$16.95

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Crabapple

(5 customer reviews)

$16.95

Crabapple (Malus sylvestris) is nature’s ornamental gem, offering petite fruits and vibrant blossoms. This tree is not just a visual treat but also a source of delicious, tart fruits. Its compact growth makes it perfect for smaller gardens or as a landscape centerpiece.

1-2′ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-8
Soil pH: 6.0-6.5
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Good
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 15-25′ tall, 15-25′ wide
Plant Spacing: 15-25′
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: White, pink, or red

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 1-2″
Fruit Flavor: Tart
Fruit Color and Appearance Red, yellow, or orange
Harvest Time: September-October
Yield & Storage: Low, short storage
Years to Bear: 6-10

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Apple Scab Resistance: Varies
Fire Blight Resistance: Varies
Cedar-Apple Rust Resistance: Varies
Powdery Mildew Resistance: Varies
Codling Moth Resistance: Varies
Apple Maggot Resistance: Varies

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow, orange, or red
Lifespan: 50-60 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Tian Shan mountains of Kazakhstan
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Crabapple

$16.95

In stock