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Tree comparisons


Crab-apple trees
Red Sentinel

A deservedly popular crab-apple, Malus Red Sentinel has classic white apple blossom and a profusion of tiny scarlet persistent fruits.
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Growing


Crab-apple trees
Red Sentinel
Gardening skillBeginner
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
RHS AM
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Attractive fruit
Attractive tree / plant
Growth habitUpright-spreading / Vase
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
Growth rateAverage
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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Identification


Crab-apple trees
Red Sentinel
Flower colourWhite
Leaf colourGreen
Fruit colourRed
Fruit persistencePersistent
Food usesJam / Jelly
Annual cycleDeciduous
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