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Tree comparisons


Crab-apple trees
Barbara

Malus Barbara has dark pink blossom and small purple fruitlets.
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Growing


Crab-apple trees
Barbara
Gardening skillBeginner
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Attractive fruit
Autumn foliage colour
Scented flowers
Growth habitUpright-spreading / Vase
Height after 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
PruningLight prune
Growth rateAverage
WildlifeAttractive to birds
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Identification


Crab-apple trees
Barbara
Flower colourPink - dark
Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
Flowering monthApril
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf/Flower sequenceLeaves and Flowers appear together
Fruit colourPurple
Fruit sizeSmall
Annual cycleDeciduous
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