Malus ‘White Star’ Malus

Malus

Description: Splendid show of white star-like flowers followed by medium golden-russet crab apples which persist into December. A healthy robust tree for all situations.

History: Developed by English fruit enthusiast Hugh Ermen of Kent, England.

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

  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: April
  • M Size: Medium
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Growth rate: Fast
  • Scented flowers
  • Replacement prune

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