Crab Apple – Malus ‘Raspberry Spear – Potted
Malus toringo x arnoldiana x spectabilis ‘Raspberry Spear’
Deep pink buds open to bright magenta flowers on this tightly columnar crabapple. Clean and disease-free summer foliage holds its dark purple color; bronzing on the older leaves in late summer and early fall, when orange tints appear. Purple-red fruits ripen to deep bright red and persist into late autumn or early winter.
Habit: Upright, Columnar
Growth Rate: Moderate
Foliage: Toothed, ovate, purple.
Flower: Magenta, single flowers.