Malus ‘Coralburst’ Crab Apple

Description: A naturally very dwarf variety with an upright form, ideal for patios. The coral pink buds open to pretty double rose pink flowers followed by persistent small yellow/bronze fruit in the autumn. 

History: An open pollinated seedling of M. sieboldii, developed by Ross in 1968. Previous name of 'Coralcole'

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): 2.5m x 1m

Attributes

  • Flowering month: April
  • Deciduous
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Growth rate: Slow
  • VS Size: Very small
  • Award-winning
  • Do not prune
  • Fruit for wildlife

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