Crabapple ‘Royal Beauty Weeping’
Malus ‘Royal Beauty’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 7′ high x 10′ wide
Tree Form: Small, weeping
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Features: Fragrant deep pink flowers, dark red fruit .5″
Fall Color: Purplish-red
Description: A hardy weeping flowering crab with cascading purple foliage and showy pink flowers in spring followed by small dark red fruit; exceptionally effective as a feature ornamental in a mixed garden composition.
Ornamental Features: Fragrant pink flowers. Purple foliage which emerges brick red in spring. Leaves turn a purplish-red in the fall. Fruits are dark red and 1/2″ in diameter.
Landscape Attributes: Deciduous tree with a rounded form and gracefully weeping branches. Best pruned in late winter. Good choice for attracting birds.