Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte'
(Pillar Crab Apple) Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte' is a beautiful small tree with a distinctive, columnar habit and delightful, white-tinged pink flowers in May.
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Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte' is a beautiful small tree with a distinctive, columnar habit and delightful, white-tinged pink flowers in May. These flowers are followed by colourful yellow-red fruit with a slightly acid flavour in autumn.
Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte' is a new selection to us and has excellent autumn colour once established.
- Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
- Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Flowering Period: May.
- Flower Colour: Pinkish-white.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: Malus tschonoskii Belmonte' grows to be a small, narrow and columnar tree.
- Height: up to around 6 - 8 m (20 - 26 ft).
- Spread: up to 2 - 3 m (6 - 10 ft).
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun
- Mature Size
- Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall), Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Special: Windy & Exposed, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
- Special Features
- Autumn Colour, Habit - Narrow, Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), Rare and Unusual