Wild Prairie Crabapple

Malus ionensis
  • Light Full Sun Partial Sun Shade
  • Growth Rate Growth Rate Moderate
  • Height Height 15 to 30
  • Width Height 15 to 30

Wild prairie crabapple is a showy, ornmental understory native tree. Site preference is full sun in moist well drained soils. The spring white / pink flowers are quite beautiful and attract various pollinators. The branching facilitates songbird nesting and the small “apple” fruit is taken by some birds. Suckering from the base is common and apple scab can defoliate the tree by late summer.

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Description

Wild prairie crabapple is a showy, ornmental understory native tree. Site preference is full sun in moist well drained soils. The spring white / pink flowers are quite beautiful and attract various pollinators. The branching facilitates songbird nesting and the small “apple” fruit is taken by some birds. Suckering from the base is common and apple scab can defoliate the tree by late summer.

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Dimensions 6047483221 × 60474843220 cm
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