- Flower nameMalus prunifolia
- Scientific nameMalus prunifolia
- Aliasヒメリンゴ, Malus prunifolia, Chinese apple
- Place of origin China
- Place of floweringBonsai
- Flowering seasonApril, May
What is Malus prunifolia
Malus prunifolia or plumleaf crab apple ,(Scientific name: Malus prunifolia),is a deciduous tree native to China and belongs to the apple family Rosaceae. It produces small fruits that are highly acidic and inedible. It is mainly used as a horticultural plant.
Common name: Malus prunifolia, Scientific name: Malus prunifolia, Place of origin: China, Leaf color: Green, Leaf shape: Oval to ovate, Leaf inflorescence: Alternate, Leaf margin: Serrated,Flower color: White, Corolla shape: Five-petaled, Stamens anthers: Yellow, Flowering season: April - May Flowering season: April-May; bark color: yellow to red; fruiting season: August-October.