Malus Profusion is an ornamental crab apple which makes a compact tree.
As the name suggests, it flowers profusely, with an abundance of crimson pink blossom.
The fruits are dark red and persist on the tree into late autumn, hanging in clusters like cherries. They are popular with birds, and also have some culinary value, although they are very small.
Some of our trees are Malus Profusion Improved - as the name suggests this is an improved strain, which has better disease resistance and a more lobed leaf shape.
Order now for delivery week commencing 22nd September 2014 onwards (pot-grown) or December (bare-root).
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Delivery period: Pot-grown trees can be delivered from September onwards. Bare-root trees can be delivered from mid-November onwards. Within those periods you can specify your preferred month of delivery during the checkout process. It is best to order as soon as you can to ensure items are reserved for you.
*Mature size: Height shown is the approximate height of the tree when mature (after 5-10 years), not the height when supplied. See photos of trees as supplied. Actual mature heights may vary considerably dependent on your local conditions and training and pruning regime - see our Tree Height Calculator.
Stock availability: Items showing as 'sold out' will probably be available again next season.
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Malus Profusion Improved is in flowering group 2. Malus Profusion Improved is self-fertile and does not need a pollination partner, although fruiting may be improved if there is a compatible tree of a different variety nearby.
Like most crab-apples it blooms over a long period and is therefore a good pollinator for other apple and cider-apple varieties flowering at the same time.
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All our trees are grown in the UK.