Pink Spires Crabapple

Malus 'Pink Spires'

 

Height: 15-20'

Width: 12'

Shape: Upright

Exposure: Full sun

Foliage: Green-purple

Fall Foliage: Copper

Flower: Single, lavender-pink

Fruit: Dark red, 1/2", persistent

Zone: 2-7

 

This narrow crabapple is ideal for a confined screen or border planting. Its outstanding spring show of soft pink flowers is followed by an equally outstanding show of foliage. The leaves emerge a green-purple color, changing to green-bronze in summer, and finally to copper in fall.