Red Splendor Crabapple
A Perfect Pink Crabapple!
Red Splendor Crabapple is a deciduous, ornamental tree. Use this marvelous crabapple as a specimen, windbreak, or wildlife cover.
Your home will be pretty in pink when this adorable crabapple tree is in full bloom! The show begins with red buds in spring that blossom into delicate, pink flowers, virtually blanketing your tree in their captivating beauty.
The sweet scent the flowers emit will be a further asset to your spring landscape. The red-tipped, dark-green leaves soon appear, a decorative accent to an already outstanding tree. The leaves become even more showy in the fall, when their lively coloring transforms to a deep burgundy hue for autumn.
As if all this weren’t enough, your crabapple tree with show it’s true “red splendor” in September when it ½-inch “apples” set the tree ablaze in scarlet brilliance. You can use the crabapples for jelly or other culinary purposes, or leave them on the tree into winter for both their beauty and usefulness to your yard’s wildlife.
Red Splendor Crabapple with grow to about 20 feet in height with an equal spread. It has a low canopy and a spreading crown which becomes pyramidal-rounded with age. It’s disease resistant and tolerant of deer, rabbits and pollution.
Your Red Splendor Crabapple is certainly an outstanding tree as an ornamental choice for your home. It has something to offer for every season of the year.
Quite simply, Red Splendor Crabapple is a low maintenance tree that gives a lot but asks for little in return.
* Four-season interest
* Wildlife interest
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Malus 'Red Spendor'|
|Mature Height||15 - 25 feet|
|Mature Spread||15 - 20 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable, Well Drained|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Fall Color||Burgundy / Purple|