Listing for Malus (Crab Apple)
Malus or Crab apples must surely be among the most useful of all the ornamental trees, as they are one of the most hardy and easily grown trees available. They are a source of bright spring blossom, many feature edible fruits that are excellent for making jelly and still others feature wonderful autumn tones and highly-coloured ornamental fruits ... all in easy-to-grow, small trees that tolerate a wide variety of growing conditions.
Includes Malus floribunda - Japanese Crab Apple, Malus ioensis 'Plena', Malus ioensis 'Purpurea' (syn. 'Rubra'), Malus 'Matttom' - Tom Matthews™, Malus spectabilis 'Plena', Malus 'Sutyzam' - Sugar Tyme™, Malus transitoria 'Schmidtcutleaf' - Golden Raindrops ™, Malus tschonoskii, Malus 'Gorgeous'.