Flowering Crabapple

Malus 'Sinai Fire' Rosaceae

Growth habit

Tree

Perennation

Perennial

Location

Cornell Class of 1938 Native Maple Slope

Source of plant

Bailey Nurseries

Description

A weeping small tree reaching 15' in height and width with somewhat unique, downward branching; leaves large, glossy, dark green, leathery; flower buds brilliant red opening to large, single, profuse, white flowers; fruit colors early in the season to a bright orange-red with a waxy sheen, 0.4-0.5" across, attractive, persistent until November; excellent disease rating (Nichols).