(Malus x astringens ‘Thunderchild’)
A hardy, compact upright tree with deep purple leaves and a round spreading head. The dark pink blossoms appear before foliage. Strong resistance to fireblight. Grows to 16 ft. with a 13 ft. spread. Great for areas where space is at a premium.
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THUNDERCHILD FLOWERING CRAB
Unavailable until fall 2018
- Leaves: Dark purple
- Flowers: Dark pink blossoms appear before foliage
- Growth habit: Compact, upright growth habit with a round spreading head
- Medium growth
- Height: 16ft.
- Spread: 13ft.
- Other: Ornamental
- Strong resistance to fireblight
- Great for areas where space is at a premium