- USDA hardiness zones:
- Full sun
Best grown in medium moisture, well-drained, acidic loams in full sun. Adapts to a wide range of soils however. Prune as needed after flowering but before June.
Size and growth:
- 20.0 to 25.0 feet
- 15.0 to 20.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
- Rose red
Good in the fall, Edible fruit, Colored leaves, Flowering tree, Showy flowers, Showy fruit, Birds, Pink, Red, and Butterflies
This crabapple may be planted as a specimen or in small groups.
Good disease resistance to the main diseases of crabapples: apple scab, fire blight, rusts, leaf spot and powdery mildew. Potential insect pests are of lesser concern and include tent caterpillars, aphids, Japanese beetles, borers and scale. Spider mites may occur.