Malus, Sugar Tyme Crabapple

Plant Type: 
Deciduous tree, Flowering tree
Lighting Needs: 
Full sun
Hardiness Zone: 
4-8
Water Needs: 
Medium
Moisture/Drainage: 
Medium moisture, well-drained, acidic loams
Height: 
15-20 ft.
Spread: 
10-15 ft.
Bloom Time: 
Spring
Blooming Length: 
April through beginning of June
Bloom/Foliage Color: 
White
Growth Habit: 
Upright, oval
Special Features: 
Fall color
Attracts birds/butterflies
Disease resistant
Heat/drought tolerant
Fragrant
Edible
Care Information: 
Avoid spring pruning as it can make the tree susceptible to fireblight bacteria. Best to prune in late winter.
Additional Information: 
Pink buds evolve into fragrant, white flowers. Foliage is dark green and slender. Small, glossy red crabapples emerge in the fall and last into the winter.

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