Malus 'Cranberry Lace'

Cranberry Lace Crabapple

Categories: Flowering/Ornamental Trees

A small upright to columnar Crabapple tree from Father Fiala becomes vase shaped with age. Healthy red-green leaves. Malus 'Cranberry Lace' is ideal for restricted spaces.


More About Malus 'Cranberry Lace'

  • good resistance to scab and rust

Semi-double to double deep carmine-rose to deep pink mixed with lighter pink flowers are abundantly produced on short spur growth. Unusually heavy production of attractive 1/3" deep red fruits.


Height:

10-12 ft

Spread:

10-12 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Malus 'Cranberry Lace' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen
  • Interesting Bark
  • Fragrant
  • Screening/Hedge
  • Mass Plant
  • Salt Tolerant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Does best in full sun
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Songbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Tolerates most soils

Disease Resistance

  • apple scab resistant

Fall Color

  • Yellow
  • Orange

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Light Pink
  • Rose

Fruit

  • bright red

Habit

  • Spreading
  • Vase-like