Scientific Name: Malus floribunda Form: Oval - horizontal, Round
Common Name:Japanese flowering crabapple Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):7 - 10m x 7 - 10m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Elliptic, Ovate, Serrate
Flowers: Floriferous, White, Pink, May
Fruit: Pome, Edible, (Accessory tissue), Yellow, Purple, Dark-red, Red, Orange, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil: Acidic, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Attract birds, Espalier, Fragrance, Specimen plant, Urban agriculture, Woodland margin, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Smaller, horizontal-oval tree with a gray, mottled trunk, disorganized branching, new growth red with white lenticels; leaves simple, glossy, ovate, green leaves; flowers 2-3 cm wide, commonly with pink buds, petals pink to white; pomes about 9-13 mm round, yellow to red.