Malus ‘Rosehip’ Malus

Malus

Description: An interesting large red round fruiting form with White flowers in the spring. Attractive pronounced calyces, just like rosehips, bright red skin with red flesh. Makes amber 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): 4m x 3m

Attributes

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

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