The Summer Wonder Crabapple will brighten your yard all through spring and summer!
This flowering crabapple cultivar boasts reddish-purple blooms in the spring, as deep red foliage in the summer. At maturity, the Summer Wonder will reach 20 feet to 25 feet tall and has a medium growth rate habit.
It is extremely cold hardy. Grows best across the United States in USDA plant hardiness zones 4-8. This tree is also pest and diseases resistant especially to fire blight and apple scab. Makes an excellent pollinator for other fruit trees in the area.
The Summer Wonder Crabapple tree is self-pollinating and makes an excellent specimen tree. It prefers full sunlight and well-drained soil for best results. During their first year, they will require regular watering, especially during the warmer months to establish a strong root system.
Prune this Crabapple Tree in the early spring so it has the whole growing season to recover. May benefit from adding special blend slow-release fertilizer at the top of the root ball once a year for maintenance. The pink flowers appear in early spring and red fruit appears in the summer months and makes an excellent statement piece. Fruit is less than 2 inches in diameter and can be spiced or used in jelly.
Please note, these crab apple trees do not ship bare root. They ship rooted in a container in the soil for the health of the tree. The best time of year to plant this flowering tree is in early spring.
Shop the Summer Wonder Crabapple tree for sale. Truly a tree for all 4 seasons and the spring blossoms will not dissapoint!
Malus 'Summer Wonder'
- Attractive blooms & foliage
- Cold hardy
- Self pollinating
- Low maintenance