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Flowering
Crabapple

Malus

Description:
A very adaptable flowering tree that produces a punch of color in the spring and interest all summer and fall with their small, edible fruits.  New varieties of Crabapple are not messy as most fruits will dry up and fall to the ground at the size of shriveled-up raisins.

Common Name: Crabapple
Botanical Name: Malus
Type: Deciduous Tree
Growth Rate: Average
Soil Preference: Moist, well-drained soil on the acidic side.  Low salt tolerance.  Tolerates moderate drought.
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Attributes: Fragrant/attractive flowers; persistent attractive fruits
Pests: Aphids, fall webworm, scale, mites, tent caterpillar
Diseases: Scab, powdery mildew, rust, several canker diseases, frog-eye leaf spot, fire blight diseases.
Care: Do not over-fertilize since this could increase the incidence of disease and will cause excess sprouting. Select only from disease-resistant cultivars.

Planting Instructions: Trees & Shrubs
Water & Fertilizer Schedule

 

Varieties:

This variety listing is for informational purposes only, it is not a catalog. 
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Malus baccata 'Jackii'
Jack's Siberian Crabapple
zones
 
Description:  White fragrant flowers appear in spring.  Deep red fruits in late summer persist into winter.  Excellent disease resistance.  Jackii grows in moist, well-drained, acid soil in full sun locations for best flowering and disease resistance. It is not extremely drought tolerant and not really adapted to alkaline soil.
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Height: 20'
Spread: 20'


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Malus x 'Coralburst'
Coralburst Flowering Crabapple
zones
 
Description:  Coral pink buds open to small, double, rose-pink flowers.   High disease resistance.  Available in standard form.
Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Height: 6-8'
Spread: 6-8'


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Malus x 'Lollipop' (Lollizam)
Lollipop White Flowering Crabapple
zones
 
Description:  White flowers in spring are followed by golden amber fruits.  A definite eye-catcher with it's neat and tidy form resembling a lollipop top.  Miniature golden amber fruits. A Streamlined Care Free Maintenance™ tree, requiring little or no pruning or trimming  to maintain its naturally symmetrical form. Available in standard form.
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Height: 8-10'
Spread: 8-10'


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Malus x 'Louisa'
Weeping Flowering Crabapple
zones
 
Description:  Very nice pink flowering Crabapple with dark green, glossy foliage and an elegant weeping form.  Excellent disease resistance.
Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Height: 10-15'
Spread: 10-15'


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Malus x 'Prairfire'
Prairifire Flowering Crabapple
zones
 
Description:  Red buds open to dark pinkish-red flowers.  Upright form when young, later rounded.  New growth is reddish-maroon maturing to dark green.  Attractive edible fruits persist into winter.  Highly resistant to apple scab.
Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Dark Green
Height: 15-20'
Spread: 15-20'


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Malus x 'Show Time'
Show Time White Flowering Crabapple
zones 3-8
 
Description:  According to the Ohio State University, this is a great replacement for Prairifire.  Showtime is an excellent upright, pyramidal grower that is disease free.  The foliage is dark green with a red overcast, fuchsia-red spring flowers are followed by cherry red fruits in late summer and fall.
Bloom Color: Fuchsia
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Dark Green w/red overcast
Height: 10-15'
Spread: 10-15'


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Malus x 'Sugar Tyme' (Sutyzam)
Sugar Tyme White Flowering Crabapple
zones
 
Description:  Pale pink buds open to sugar white fragrant flowers in abundance in spring.  Red fruits in summer persist into winter.  Heavy fruiting.  Highly resistant to apple scab.  A Care Free Maintenance™ tree, requiring little or no maintenance to maintain its form and beauty. Recommended for street tree planting under utility lines.
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Height: 15-20'
Spread: 12-15'
 

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