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Malus ‘Eleyi’


A medium deciduous tree with dense branches and a round form.


Dark red buds open to ruby-red semi-double blossom in Spring, followed by small, dark-red fruit in Autumn.


Foliage emerges dark purple, turning a bronze-green in Summer.


Tree Size:


Dwarf: Can be kept to 1.5 m high, but must be supported with a stake


Semi-dwarf: Approximately 4 m tall x 4 m wide.



Crabapples are small trees that are hardy once established. Grow in full sun to part shade. Will grow well on most soils, but prefers a deep, moist, loamy soil.


Pruning requirements are minimal. Prune in winter to achieve a good shape in the early years.


Crabapples are self-fertile.



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