Malus ioe 'Fimbriata'
Description: Expanding buds brown-red to red opening to very fragrant, shell pink, double flowers in late spring. Producing small fruits in autumn before the leaves change colour and fall.
History: A seedling discovered by Bernard Slavin, Rochester Park, Rochester, NY. Named in 1931 by Slavin’s son Arthur.
Malus Growing Tips: 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 3m