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Malus 'Evereste'

Crab apple

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Key information

Plant type

Deciduous tree

Flower colour

White

Feature

Flowers, Fruit, Attractive to wildlife

Skill level

Beginner

photo by Lee Avison, copyright GAP Photos (212674)

Plant details

This beautiful crab apple is covered with white flowers in spring. The flowers open from red buds. In autumn, it gives another show. At this time, the tree is covered in red-flushed, orange- yellow fruits. 'Evereste' is an excellent tree for smaller gardens and it has a pleasant conical shape.

Family: Rosaceae

Genus: Malus

Cultivar: Evereste

Plant type: Deciduous tree

Flower colour: White

Foliage colour: Mid-green

Feature: Flowers, Fruit, Attractive to wildlife

Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade

Soil: Well-drained/light, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 700cm

Spread: 600cm


Reader reviews

Woodgreen wonderboy

The blossom on this tree (I have three I love it so much) is so dense that the tree looks like the top of Everest, covered in snow! Covered in crab apples during the winter it is a great favourite of the local blackbirds.


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