Crabapple Tree: How to Prune it in Winter?

Answer According to the University of Minnesota Extension, pruning crab apple trees removes dead or dying branches, injured or diseased branches or insect infestation. Removing the tops of trees promotes ... Read More »

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How big will a crabapple tree get?

The height of a crabapple tree varies depending on the cultivar or species. The average crabapple tree reaches a height between 15 and 25 feet. Dwarf crabapple trees barely grow to 5 feet in height... Read More »

What is the scientific name for a crabapple tree?

There are many different species and hybrids of the crabapple tree, all of which are in the Malus genus. Crabapples feature pink, white or red flowers in the spring and fruit from late summer to fa... Read More »

How to kill a crabapple tree?

Grinding the stump will help but the roots will continue to produce suckers until all of their energy reserves are gone. If you keep removing them, then eventually the system will die. To speed up ... Read More »

How do I care for a crabapple tree?

WateringWater crabapple trees every two to three weeks during a dry season. Give the tree 2 to 6 inches of water at once. Drought conditions will cause a crabapple tree to withhold its fruit the ne... Read More »