- USDA hardiness zones:
- Full sun
Best grown in acidic, organically rich, medium moisture, well-drained, sandy loams in full sun. Adapts to a wide range of soils. Prune as needed after flowering but before June.
Size and growth:
- 15.0 to 20.0 feet
- 17.0 to 22.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
Edible fruit, Flowering tree, Showy flowers, Showy bark, Showy fruit, Birds, White, and Butterflies
This crabapple may be planted as a specimen or in small groups. Street tree.
Slight susceptibility to apple scab. Generally good disease resistance to the other main diseases of crabapples: fire blight, cedar-apple rust, leaf spot and powdery mildew. Potential insect pests are of lesser concern and include tent caterpillars, fall webworms, aphids, Japanese beetles, borers and scale. Spider mites may occur.