Suitable Substitutions for Malus 'Moonstone'
More About 'Moonstone'
- Upright, weeping, growth habit with pendulous branches
- Pink buds open to fragrant, single, white flowers before the leaves emerge
- Flowers are followed by small, light yellow-red crabapples
- Leaves are light green in the summer, turning yellow in the fall
- Bloom Time: Spring
Tipei Crabapple Growing and Maintenance Tips
As a weeping cultivar, it adds unusual character to a landscape. Use as a specimen, in small groups or mixed with other cultivars. Crabapples have visual appeal in the spring with their abundance of showy flowers. Added appeal lies in the fall and winter with their colourful fruit that is attractive to birds.
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeEarly Spring