Malus ‘Red Obelisk’ ® Malus

Malus

Description: A compact upright tree with light pink flowers followed by attractive, conical, red fruits. Foliage is purplish-brown at first, later becoming dark green. Good for crab apple jelly.

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): 3m x 1m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Purple / Green
  • Leaf colour: Purple Green
  • Scented flowers
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Replacement prune
  • Flowering month: April
  • S Size: Small

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