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Beverly Crabapple Malus 'Beverly'

Other Common Name(s):

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MAY-lus
Description

'Beverly' Flowering Crabapple is is a cultivar with white flowers that has a nice rounded form, bright red fruits and increased disease resistance.  Plant in the full sun in acidic loamy soil.  It works well as a specimen or in small groups and its red fruits add winter interest to any landscape.  

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Tags:
#small tree#white flowers#wildlife plant#low maintenance#winter interest#flowering tree#air pollution tolerant#disease resistant#food source winter#mid-spring flowers#food source fall#bird friendly#butterfly friendly
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#small tree#white flowers#wildlife plant#low maintenance#winter interest#flowering tree#air pollution tolerant#disease resistant#food source winter#mid-spring flowers#food source fall#bird friendly#butterfly friendly
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Malus
    Family:
    Roseaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Wildlife Value:
    Birds enjoy the fruits and butterflies are attracted to this tree.
    Edibility:
    Fruits are edible but not very palatable unless cooked. Often turned into jellies.
    Dimensions:
    Height: 15 ft. 0 in. - 25 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 15 ft. 0 in. - 25 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Edible
    Tree
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    Loam (Silt)
    Soil pH:
    Acid (<6.0)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Moist
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5b, 5a, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8b, 8a
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Fruit Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Display/Harvest Time:
    Fall
    Winter
    Fruit Type:
    Pome
    Fruit Description:
    Bright red crabapples (pomes) that stay on the tree until winter.
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Petals:
    4-5 petals/rays
    Flower Description:
    Red buds open to white 5 petals flowers in April
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Leaf Shape:
    Ovate
    Leaf Margin:
    Serrate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    1-3 inches
    Leaf Description:
    3" long ovate leaves
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Edible Garden
    Winter Garden
    Design Feature:
    Flowering Tree
    Small groups
    Small Tree
    Specimen
    Attracts:
    Songbirds
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Pollution