Features

Type Size Bloom Time Bloom Color Shape
Small
Flowering Tree
15-25′ Spring White, Pink, Red Round
Malus Crab Apple

Culture

Exposure Moisture Usage
Full Sun Moderate Urban Street, Specimen Plant

Notes

Crab apples are perhaps the most popular small flowering tree grown by Illinois gardeners. Currently, there are hundreds of cultivars commercially available, ranging from 8′ to 30′ in height and having rounded, upright and horizontal habits.