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Malus baccata var. baccata
Synonyms: Pyrus baccata

Common Name(s): Chinese crab apple
Family: Rosaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days:
Winter Minimum: -40° (F)
Soil pH:
Soil Texture/Type: Loamy soils
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Not frost tender. Able to produce fruit in 4 years. Very cold hardy in winter.
Phytothora, Anthrachose, Helminthosporium/Bipolaris, Powdery Mildew, Rust
Food - fruit, Environ. - ornamental


Geographical Origin:
Asia Temp, Also cultivated
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