Prairie Crabapple or Betchel Crab
A tree noted for its large frilly soft pink fully double flowers late spring that resemble rambling roses – also have a violet-like perfume. Blossom followed by small greenish-yellow fruit. Beautiful autumn colour with bright reds, purples and gold. An attractive vase-shaped smaller tree. Deciduous, grows to 3–4m.
Suitable for: Smaller avenue planting.
Features: Attractive full frilly blossom, beautiful autumn colour.
Botanical Name: MALUS ioensis ‘Plena’