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Malus 'Wealthy'

Plant Type: Fruit Trees

(Cherry Crab x ‘Sops of Wine’) Minnesota, 1860. The first commercial apple variety developed in MN. Striped red fruit with a tart balanced flavor. Multi-purpose apple but especially good for cooking. Often bears fruit the first year. Keeps well. Fruit tends to drop at maturity. Good success in zone 3b.

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Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Pink and white

Foliage Color


Plant Spread

Varies depending upon culture.

Good Companions

Plant Height

Varies depending upon culture.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Well drained.

Characteristics & Attributes


Bloom Time

Critter Resistance


Full sun

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests