Tea Crabapple Tree

Tea Crabapple Tree

Tea Crabapple Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Malus hupehensis
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to light shade; well drained soil; moderate drought tolerance
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Broadly vase shaped; arching; picturesque
Height:   20 to 25'
Weight:   20 to 25
Leaf:   2 to 4" leaves; purplish when young; yellow and copper fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Deep pink buds fading to fragrant white flowers; abundant .4" greenish yellow to red fruit in fall
Comments:    Very susceptible to fire blight; a triploid that comes true from seed; cast light shade; not tolerant of air pollution
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --