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Malus 'Pink Spires'

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Flowers open Deep pink fading to near white

Flowers open Deep pink fading to near white

More About 'Pink Spires'

  • Upright, vase to oval-shaped, growth habit
  • Deep rose coloured buds open to fragrant, pale pink flowers before the leaves emerge
  • Flowers are followed by medium-sized, showy, red crabapples
  • Leaves emerge red and turn coppery-bronze in the summer
  • Foliage turns bright yellow in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

3-4 m

Colour:

Pink (deep),Pink (pale)
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Pink Spires Crabapple Growing and Maintenance Tips

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.


'Pink Spires' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Oval
Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Bronze
Red

Landscape uses

Specimen