Malus (Pyrus) fusca Pacific Crabapple

  • Plant type
    • Deciduous TreeDeciduous Shrub
  • Native or non-native
    • Native
  • Sun & shade levels
    • Full Sun
    • Part Shade
  • Soil conditions
    • Dry
    • Some Moisture
    • Moist & Well-Drained
  • Upland/wetland ratings
    • FAC-Found in wetland and upland
  • Yearly Height, Width
    • 2 ft., 1 ft.
  • Ten Year Height, Width
    • 18 ft., 10 ft.
  • Matured Height, Width
    • 30 ft., 20 ft.
 

Small native tree up to 15-30 ft. high, spreading 10-20 ft.. Spring flowers are showy white to pink and fragrant. Colorful crabapples go from green to yellow or redish. They are suitable for wildlife food. Makes dense thickets. Likes dry to moist soils in full sun to part shade. Easy to grow.

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