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Malus 'Shotizam'

Show Time™ Flowering Crab

Flowering Crab

Comments

A beautiful cultivar with an upward and wide habit, covered in lovely fuschia-red blooms in spring; fruit is deep red, small and persistent and adds ornamental value for fall and winter; excellent disease resistance

Description

A beautiful cultivar with an upward and wide habit, covered in lovely fuschia-red blooms in spring; fruit is deep red, small and persistent and adds ornamental value for fall and winter; excellent disease resistance

Landscape Attributes

Show Time™ Flowering Crab is a 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 is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Show Time™ Flowering Crab is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Shade;General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Show Time™ Flowering Crab will grow to be about 25 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 20 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 3 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:

3a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

25 feet

20 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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