This is a weeping, dwarf type, deciduous tree. Leaves are dense, ovate, often lobed, purple-red, up to 3 inches long. Red buds develop into burgundy flowers in spring. Fruit are deep red, approximately the size of a cherry. Grows to 6 feet tall and to 8 feet wide. This tree does well in most soil, but will be more attractive if fed peat and compost.
- Type: Tree, Crabapple
- Zone: 3-8
Height: 6-10 ft.
Width: 6 ft. to 8 ft.
Plant Category: landscape, trees,
Plant Characteristics: decorative berries or fruit, dwarf, weeping,
Foliage Characteristics: medium leaves, deciduous,
Flower Characteristics: fragrant, long lasting,
- Flower Color: burgundy, purples, reds,
- Tolerances: deer, pollution, rabbits,