Malus x 'Pink Glow'
(Crab apple) One of the best crab apples, Malus x 'Pink Glow' is a small garden tree with masses of pretty white flowers in spring and large deep-pink, plum-like apples in autumn.
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One of the best crab apples, Malus x 'Pink Glow' is a small garden tree with masses of pretty white flowers in spring and large deep-pink, plum-like apples in autumn.
Due to their comparatively large size, these fruit are particularly suitable for cooking and can be picked to make a great crab apple jelly! The leaves are dark green, turning shades of yellow and orange before falling in autumn.
Malus x 'Pink Glow' is a handsome and easy to grow small garden tree with good interest through the year.
- Position: Full sun or partial shade.
- Soil: Any fertile soil but avoid watrerlogged areas.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Flowering Period: April - May.
- Flower Colour: White
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: Malus x 'Pink Glow' grows to be a very small tree with a densely branching, rounded crown.
- Height: up to 5 m (16 ft).
- Spread: 5 m (16 ft).
- Pruning: Malus x 'Pink Glow' can be pruned to shape in late winter or early spring if required.
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Mature Size
- Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Damp / Wet
- Special Features
- Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), Good for Wildlife (Insects including bees & butterflies), Fruit - Edible