Malus x robusta 'Red Sentinel'
Flowering Crab - 12 litres
Malus x robusta 'Red Sentinel' is an excellent fruiting tree. Showy white blossom in spring is followed by large clusters of bright red fruit that remain cheerily on the branches right through the winter. Good pollinator of apple trees.
Small hardy deciduous ornamental tree, 3-4m after 10 years. Plant in well-drained fertile soil (alkaline, neutral; loam, sand) in full sun. RHS Award of Garden Merit.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Malus x robusta|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Flowering Crab|
|Flower colour||Pink, White|
|Plant type||Ornamental Trees|
|Season of interest||Spring, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||20 - 50 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||4.1m - 8m|