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Malus hybrids

Common Name(s):
Crabapples
Cultivar(s):
Centurion, Indian Magic, Indian Summer, Prairifire, Robinson, Royal Raindrops, Sargent, Sugar Tyme
Categories:
Edible Plants, Trees
Comment:

Very showy for short period in spring; some cultivars have ornamental fruit; plant only disease resistant cultivars. This tree is frequently damaged by deer.

Height:
15-25 ft.
Flower:
White, pink, red flowers in spring; red, green or yellow fruit up to 2 in. in size
Zones:
4-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; tolerates a range of soil types but prefers moist, well-drained soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Most have round to spreading crown; vase shaped; varies with spp. and cultivar
Width:
10-20 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Leaf:
Alternate, simple leaf
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 2055

Malus hybrid Malus hybrid 'Centurion'
Photo by Ryan Somma, CC BY - 2.0
Malus hybrid Malus hybrid 'Prairifire'
Photo by JanetandPhil, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0