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Red Flowering Crabapple (Malus ioensis ‘Rubra’)


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Malus ioensis ‘Rubra’ has among the best floral displays of all crabapples bearing impressive single red-pink flowers in spring that become more pink as they mature.

Attractive dark green leaves with a copper hue become deep orange to red in autumn. One of our favourites. Also known as Malus ioensis 'Purpurea' (Rubra).

  • Uses: ornamental tree, specimen tree 
  • Size: 5 metres high x 3 metres wide depending on conditions 
  • Flowering: red/pink spring blossom; fruit insignificant 
  • Features: autumn foliage, spring flowers