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Malus 'Liset'

Liset Flowering Crab

Flowering Crab

Comments

A compact ornamental with abundant crimson-red flowers in spring and deep red fruit, purple-green foliage, upright habit of growth; an exceptionally beautiful feature tree for the front yard or garden, needs well-drained soil and full sun

Description

A compact ornamental with abundant crimson-red flowers in spring and deep red fruit, purple-green foliage, upright habit of growth; an exceptionally beautiful feature tree for the front yard or garden, needs well-drained soil and full sun

Landscape Attributes

Liset Flowering Crab is a dense deciduous tree with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This tree will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Liset Flowering Crab is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Shade

Planting & Growing

Liset Flowering Crab will grow to be about 15 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 15 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 4 feet from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 50 years or more.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

15 feet

15 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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