Royal Raindrops crabapple
Malus 'Royal Raindrops'
Charming purple-leaved crabapple with showy pink-red flowers in spring, cutleaf foliage in summer, and red fruit in fall.
Best in full sun. Tolerates a variety of soils.
Good resistance to common crabapple diseases such as scab and fireblight.
20' at maturity
15' at maturity
Clusters of bright, pinkish-red flowers cover the tree.
Purple with pointed cutleaf form.
Golden-brown to reddish-brown, somewhat peely with age.
Cultivar developed by the J.Frank Schmidt Nursery in Boring, Oregon.