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Crab-apple trees
Malus hupehensis

A traditional garden crab-apple from China, with white blossom and small red-tinged fruitlets, a good choice as a specimen tree.
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Growing


Crab-apple trees
Malus hupehensis
Gardening skillAverage
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Attractive tree / plant
Scented flowers
Growth habitSpreading
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
Flower colourWhite
Flowering monthApril
Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
Leaf colour - summerGreen
Fruit colourGreen / Red
Growth rateAverage
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Identification


Crab-apple trees
Malus hupehensis
Fruit sizeSmall
Country of originChina
Annual cycleDeciduous
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Using


Crab-apple trees
Malus hupehensis
WildlifeRHS perfect for pollinators
Fruit persistenceRipens over a period
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