Japanese Flowering Crabapple

Malus floribunda

This species is native to Asia, but has been introduced into the United States for its beautiful floral display. These deciduous trees grow 4-7 m tall, producing copious amounts of white to pale pink flowers in the spring. The species name floribunda means “abundant flowers” in Latin.
Habitat:
Planted as an ornamental, growing best in full sun.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous tree, growing to about 4.5-7.6 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Spring.
Longevity:
Moderate.
Presence in US:
CT DC KS LA MA MD NY OH OR PA