Malus spectabilis- Pink Flowering Crab Apple
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Vase shaped
GROWTH RATE: Moderate
FOLIAGE: Bright green, changing to yellow and orange Autumn tones.
FLOWERS: Semi double rose-pink flowers.
FRUIT: Large yellow fruit
DESCRIPTION: Rose pink semi-double flowers, with a slight fragrance are produced in abundance in mid Spring. A small amount of large yellow fruit is produced. Bright green foliage changes to yellow and orange in Autumn.
LANDSCAPE USES: Excellent flowering tree suitable for small gardens, where space is restricted
TOLERANCES: Prefers slightly acidic, well drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Protect from strong winds
TREE CARE: Plant in full sun in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth. Protect from strong winds