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Royal Raindrops crabapple

Malus 'Royal Raindrops'

Interesting Flower Fall Colors Valuable to wildlife

Characteristics:
Charming purple-leaved crabapple with showy pink-red flowers in spring, cutleaf foliage in summer, and red fruit in fall.

Growing Conditions:
Best in full sun. Tolerates a variety of soils.

Uses:
Good resistance to common crabapple diseases such as scab and fireblight.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
15' at maturity

Shape:
Upright spreading

Flowers:
Clusters of bright, pinkish-red flowers cover the tree.

Leaves:
Purple with pointed cutleaf form.

Bark:
Golden-brown to reddish-brown, somewhat peely with age.

Cultivar developed by the J.Frank Schmidt Nursery in Boring, Oregon.