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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
  • Single Blooming
Fruit Type*
  • Edible Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Upright Growing
  • Ornamental/Medium Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
  • Red/Brilliant Red
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Purple
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Purple
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Birds
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Spring Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Provides Shade
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Sound Barrier
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Royal Raindrops Crabpple is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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ROYAL RAINDROPS CRABAPPLE

Malus x 'JFS-KW5'

Buy Royal Raindrops® Flowering Crabapple online. An exciting NEW Flowering Crabapple with bright pinkish red flowers and deep purple cut leaf foliage. The deeply lobed leaves and upright form combined with good branching and density are inherited from its Golden Raindrops® parent. Royal Raindrops® displays good to excellent resistance to the common diseases including fire blight.

Mature Height:

20 Feet

Mature Spread:

15 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Rosaceae · Common Name: Apple / Crabapple

Malus species cannot be shipped into CA, OR, or WA.

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase ROYAL RAINDROPS CRABAPPLE Online

5 gallon Potted

SKU: 4003

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
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$130.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 10523

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
(4-5 ft tall)
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Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$130.00

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Packaging of the plants is outstanding. Customer service is by far the best I've ever dealt with. Your knowledge and expertise is greatly appreciated. I learned alot. To put it simply, you guys are awesome. Two thumbs up!


Dorothy
Indianapolis, IN
November 2016

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