Go Back Crabapple Coralburst

Malus 'Coralcole'
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Plant Type: Hostas

This small crab is a uniform grower that seldom requires pruning. It forms a compact rounded head with tiny dark green leaves. The coral pink buds open to rose-pink flowers and are followed by 1/2″, reddish orange fruit. Disease resistant to cedar apple rust, mildew and fire blight. This slow growing cultivar is grafted on a 42 inch standard.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Coral pink buds open to double, rose-pink flowers, followed by reddish-orange fruit

Foliage Color

Small dark green foliage

Plant Spread

10-15'

Good Companions

Plant Height

10-15'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-8

Soil Moisture

not picky

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Bloom Time

spring

Critter Resistance

Exposure

part to full sun

Growth Rate

fast

Seasonal Interests

spring flowers, and fall foliage