Sweet Crabapple

Malus coronaria

Native to eastern North America, the trees grow up to 9 m tall and have reddish-brown bark with longitudinal fissures. Fragrant yellow-green apples (2-4 cm in diameter) ripen in October. Although they are sour, the fruits are used to make jellies and cider.
Habitat:
Moist upland forests and abandoned fields.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous tree, growing up to 9 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Mid-spring.
Presence in US:
AL AR DC DE GA IL IN KS KY LA MD MI MO NC NJ NY OH PA SC TN VA WI WV WY
Presence in Canada:
ON