Show Time Flowering Crab

Malus 'Shotizam'

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. Heavy blooming, with large bright fuchsia-pink flowers that are striking in springtime. Dark green foliage has a red overlay. This tree should only be grown in full sunlight. It prefers to grow in average to moist conditions and shouldn't be allowed to dry out. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.

Tree Habit Spreading,
Oval
Mature Size
(generic)
TREE (10-20'
Tall) • Narrow or Columnar
Fall Color Subtle
Features Showy Flowers
Flowering
Season
Spring
USDA
Hardiness Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Water Needs Moderate
Growth Rate Moderate
Light Needs Full Sun
Mature
Height
15-20
ft.
Mature
Width
15-20 ft.
Flower
Color Group
Pink