Malus ‘Riversii’ Malus

Malus

Malus spectabilis 'Riversii'

Description: Has large double-pink flowers and yellow fruit.

History: Named for Thomas Rivers, a famous English nurseryman who introduced the clone in 1872.

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 3m

Attributes

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

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