Firebird Crabapple

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Quick Overview

Firebird Crabapple will wow in spring as it blooms from a red bud into charming pure white flowers. This selection features long lasting, high quality fruit appearing mid-summer and lasting through winter attracting wildlife. Its annual fruit display is more persistent than any other natural dwarf crabapple.

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Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Firebird Crabapple will wow in spring as it blooms from a red bud into charming pure white flowers. This selection features long lasting, high quality fruit appearing mid-summer and lasting through winter attracting wildlife. Its annual fruit display is more persistent than any other natural dwarf crabapple. 

Where to put it:

Firebird Crabapple is a wonderful selection for a focal point in any landscape. Its stout form makes it suitable for gardens, massed or grouped, and even trained as espalier against a fence or building. Suitable for urban areas, tolerating air pollution. Can be planted under power lines. 

What it needs:

Firebird Crabapple prefers full sun and well-drained soil. It is an extremely tolerant tree which can grow in nearly any conditions. 

Specs

Specs
Botanical Name Malus sargentii 'Select A'
Hardiness Zone 4
Tree Type Ornamental & Flowering
Size Range Compact Tree (6-15 feet)
Mature Height 8'
Mature Spread 10'
Shape Round
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Yellow/Gold
Flower Color White
Decorative Fruit Bright Red, 3/8" Persistent
Landscape Uses Under Utility Wires, Privacy/Screening, Ornamental/Flowering
Growth Rate Rapid
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable