Malus 'Red Baron'/Red Baron Crabapple

Malus 'Red Baron' / Malus 'Red Baron'
Heavy fruit set of this crabapple
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Heavy fruit set of this crabapple

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Scientific Name: Malus 'Red Baron'
Common Name: Red Baron Crabapple
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 15 - 20 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall, Winter
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: Crabapples are great spring flowering trees for the Upper South where winter temperatures better satisfy their dormancy requirements. Crabapples have a number of insect and disease pests so be sure to select a variety that performs well in your locale. Crabapples are favored food for several species of wildlife.