Malus ‘Big River’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 16′ high x 10′ wide
Tree Form: Pyramidal, upright
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Features: Fall color, showy flowers, winter interest, Fireblight disease resistance
Fall Color: Yellow/Orange
Description: This is a new variety with a profusion of stunning red and pink flowers in spring and crimson-red fruit in fall, upright habit of growth; makes an incredible accent for the smaller home landscape.
Ornamental Features: A beautiful small accent tree with pink flowers in spring followed by small crimson-red fruit that persist into winter. Foliage is a bronzy-green throughout the summer and orange-yellow in the fall.
Landscape Attributes: Deciduous tree with an upright spreading habit of growth. Best pruned in late winter. Excellent disease resistance.