Crabapple ‘Thunderchild’


Thunderchild Crabapple is an upright, ornamental crabapple tree with purple-green foliage and masses of light pink flowers in the spring. Small red fruit persists into winter. Orange-yellow fall color.




Malus ‘Thunderchild’

Zone: 3
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 20′ H X 15′ W
Tree Form: Rounded, spreading
Canopy:  Open
Special Features: Fragrant pink flowers, purple-red fruit .5″, Fireblight resistant
Fall Color:  Dark red

Description:  A very beautiful red-pink spring-flowering crabapple with a rounded, spreading habit of growth. Redbuds produce pale pink blooms, fading to white as flowers mature. Makes a nice addition to the landscape as an accent or shade tree.

Ornamental Features: Clusters of pink flowers along the branches in mid-spring, which emerge from distinctive rose flower buds before the leaves. Deep purple foliage throughout the season turns dark red in the fall. Fruits are purple-red and 1/2″ in diameter.

Landscape Attributes: A deciduous tree with a rounded, spreading habit of growth. A good choice for attracting birds to your yard. Fireblight resistant.

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