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Malus Cinderella
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Malus 'Cinderella'

Crab Apple

Description: Dwarf, round, upright formed tree perfect for a patio. The red buds open to white flowers in the spring followed by yellow crab apples in the autumn. The lobed leaves are green in the spring and summer, but take on yellow autumnal tints.

History: Developed by James Zampini and introduced in 1991 by Lake Country Nursery, Perry, OH. Plant patent name “CInzam”.

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): 2m x 1.5m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Very small tree size after 10 years Very small tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - April Flowering month - April
Scented flowers Scented flowers
Fruit for wildlife Fruit for wildlife
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Replacement prune Replacement prune
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio