Marilee Crabapple

Malus ‘Jarmin’

Zone 4

Ht 25′ x W 10′

Marliee has a neat, upright form with pink-red buds that turn to single, deep pink flowers. Persistent, 1/2″ orange-red fruit. Dark green foliage turns an apricot-orange in the fall.

Perfect Purple Crabapple

Malus ‘Perfect Purple’                       

Zone 3

Ht 25’ x W 20’

Foliage similar to Royalty Crabapple but has a better, more uniform growth habit and deep pink flowers which contrast nicely with the deep purple foliage.  Developed by Ernie Copp in Bonners Ferry, Idaho.

Prairifire Crabapple

Malus ‘Prairifire’                                                       

Zone 4

Ht 20’ x W 20’

Upright, spreading, becoming rounded.  Single, coral-red blooms late spring.  Dark, purple-red, persistent fruit.  Maroon-red foliage matures to bronze-green.  One of the most popular red leaved crabapples

 

 

Radiant Crabapple

Malus ‘Radiant’              

Zone 3

Ht 25’ x W 20’

Broadly rounded crown.  New leaves emerge red-purple, but mature to bronze-green.  The deep red buds become single pink flowers.  Bright red, ½” fruits.  Very hardy.

 

 

Red Jewel Crabapple

Malus ‘Red Jewelcole’

Zone 4

Ht 15’ x 15’

Red Jewel is an upright, pyramidal, narrow tree with single white blooms.  These are followed by bright, cherry-red, ½”, abundant and very persistent fruit.  Red Jewel has good disease resistance.

Royal Gem Crabapple

Malus ‘Fridlund’                     

Zone 3

Ht 6’ x W 7’

Compact with a tight, round head.  New leaves are crimson-red, maturing to dark green.  Single, rose-red flowers.  Dark red fruits and yellow fall color.  This patio tree stays small and rounded without pruning.  Looks like a bouquet of flowers when in bloom.  Graded by head diameter, not the trunk.

Royal Raindrops Crabapple

Malus ‘JFS-KW5’

Zone 4

Ht 20’ x W 15’

Royal Raindrops has an upright, spreading form, with bright, pinkish-red blooms.  The foliage is a consistent deep purple color with a very unique cutleaf pattern.  Fruit is ¼” and persistent.

 

Rudolph Crabapple

Malus ‘Rudolph’

Zone 2

Ht 20’ x W 20’

This upright, symmetrical rounded tree has showy reddish pink blossoms in spring followed by persistent fruit in the fall.  The glossy bronze-green foliage turns orange-yellow in the fall.  An excellent smaller tree.

 

Spring Snow Crabapple

Malus ‘Spring Snow’                         

Zone 3

Ht 25’ x W 22’

Spring Snow has a dense, oval shape with medium green foliage.  Pink buds open to profuse white flowers.  Very hardy, fruitless with attractive yellow bark.  One of the most popular crabapples.

Thunderchild Crabapple

Malus ‘Thunderchild’

Zone 3

Ht 20’ x W 20’

Dark purple leaves with a compact, upright form.  Single, bright-pink blooms and dark red, 3/8” fruit.  Resistant to fireblight.  Orange-yellow fall color.