Malus x sieboldii 'Calocarpa'
Best with regular watering for fruit production; as landscape tree only requires less water.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||MAL-us see-BOLD-ee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Spreading tree with a rounded top 20 ft. tall, 24 ft.wide.|
|Design Ideas||A small stature tree for a variety of landscape areas. Place as a single specimen or an accent in mixed beds. Create an allée with two rows on a back lawn area leading to a forest, natural area or secret garden. Great addition to a kitchen or herb garden.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Edible, Fall Color, Improved Disease Resistance, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Showy Fruit, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Best with regular watering for fruit production; as landscape tree only requires less water.|
|Companion Plants||Plant alone or in a mixed bed with red and purple foliage Barberry, Smoke Bush and Ninebark and the rosy spring and summer blooms of Roses and Azaleas. The white flowers blend well with all blooms or create a monochromatic garden with other white, spring bloomers like Lilac, Dogwood, Potentilla, and Rose Mallow.|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Prune for shape and structure after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8