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Malus baccata 'Columnaris'

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Malus baccata 'Columnaris' - Siberian Crab Apple

Malus baccata 'Columnaris' - Siberian Crab Apple

More About Malus baccata 'Columnaris'

  • Narrow, columnar habit with sharply ascending branches
  • Pink buds open to fragrant, single, white flowers before the leaves emerge
  • Flowers are followed by small, yellow crabapples
  • Leaves are medium green in the summer, turning yellow in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

3

Height:

8-10 m

Spread:

2-2 m

Colour:

White
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Columnar Siberian Crabapple Growing and Maintenance Tips

Used as a specimen in areas where a vertical accent is desired or space is limited. This crabapple has visual appeal in the spring, with its abundance of showy flowers.  


Malus baccata 'Columnaris' 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

Deciduous
Fall Color
Fruit

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Columnar
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Malus baccata 'Columnaris'

Prunus serrulata 'Amanogawa'

Prunus serrulata 'Amanogawa'

Japanese Flowering Cherry