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Malus Comtesse de Paris
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Malus 'Comtesse de Paris'

Crab Apple

Description: A small, rounded deciduous tree with delicate, white blossom in spring amongst mid-green foliage. The smallish, elliptic, yellow fruits of this special variety usually persist well after Christmas.

History: Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit in 2013.

Malus Growing Tips: Crab Apples are self-fertile, and very useful as pollinators for a variety of fruit trees. Full sun or part shade lover, best grown in fertile, moist, deep, loamy soils. Requires minimal pruning in late winter or spring to remove damaged, diseased or misplaced growth.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 2.5m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - April Flowering month - April
Scented flowers Scented flowers
Fruit for wildlife Fruit for wildlife
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Replacement prune Replacement prune
Disease resistance Disease resistance
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio