Who knew Crabapples could be this elegant?
Featuring a dynamic growth habit, the Lollipop® Crabapple (Malus x 'Lollizam') is a prolific bloomer! It is a truly sweet addition to the landscape in terms of visual appeal and wildlife value! And it offers huge visual impact in a 7-8 feet tall, compact size!
It's easy to see how the Lollipop® Crabapple earned its name. With a straight and narrow, sturdy trunk and a puff of fluffy white flowers in spring, this small tree looks it was designed by Willie Wonka! Plus it smells as sweet as it looks when in bloom!
With such a refined and formal form, Lollipop® looks as if you spent hours trimming and pruning it to look as lovely as it does. The reality is, this dwarf tree keeps its form without much pruning at all! Its branches naturally reach upward, creating a celebratory scene.
After the dazzling fragrant white flowers fades, you’ll still appreciate the broad, ovular green foliage that flanks its branches. As summer turns into fall, you’ll notice a feast of honey yellow fruit that blush red where the sun has kissed them.
While you may not want to eat the bitter fruits, your local birds will adore them! These wildlife trees also attract beneficial insects and bees, so you’ll be doing them a favor!
Along with its showy white flowers, you’ll appreciate that Lollipop® is a fantastic pollination partner for edible apple varieties without taking up prime orchard space!
Lollipop® Crabapple is great as large, potted specimens on your porch. Balcony and rooftop gardeners can even enjoy a flowering Crabapple of their own!
Use two to flank your doorway for added drama, and welcome visitors with unique splendor. If you're looking for more excitement in your front bed or formal garden, add this tidy tree as an accent or anchor planting.
Plant in large planters around your patio and seating areas to cast shade and add privacy! Property edges gain definition with a hedgerow of these darling trees! Maintenance-free screening that also looks divine, is just a few trees away!
Flowering trees require full sun for the most blooms and healthiest trees. Hardy in USDA growing zones 4 through 8, these are widely adaptable plants!
Plant in most enriched soil types that are moist and have very good drainage. Young trees require consistent moisture and do not like to dry out between waterings. Established trees are somewhat drought tolerant, but it’s best to protect your investment by providing adequate moisture.
Lollipop® appreciates a layer of mulch over the root system for moisture retention and insulation. Otherwise, there is little in the way of maintenance required to keep your tree looking spiffy!
Bountiful blooms on a space-saving flowering ornamental tree, the Lollipop® Crabapple Tree will delight you with adorable yet tough-as-nails nature! Order yours today from NatureHills.com before they’re gone!
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Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#6 Container||Ranges from||5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.
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|Brand||Proven Winners ColorChoice|
|Botanical Name||Malus x 'Lollizam'|
|Mature Height||7 - 8 feet|
|Mature Spread||7 - 8 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Flower Color||Pink Buds Open White|
|Pruning Time||Late Winter|