The Toringo crabapple (Malus toringo)is a medium sized fully hardy perennial deciduous tree with white flowers in mid Spring. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are .
Malus toringo grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5.5 (very acidic ranges from 5.2 to 5.5) to 7.5 (neutral ranges from 6.6 to 7.5). It is adapted to clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils, and prefers medium fertility.
This is a arching tree has an ultimate height of 3m / 9.8ft and spread of 2m / 6.6ft. It can take 16-20 years to reach its ultimate height.
The leaves are green in Spring and Summer and green in Autumn. They are in shape.
A moderate pleasant scent is emitted from the flower.
Attracting bees, attracting beneficial insects, flowering tree, low maintenance, small garden/space and specimen/accent plant.
Fruit and seed
The fruit is orange. There is a medium fruit/seed abundance beginning in Autumn and ending in Autumn.-34°C / -29.2F to 16-20 years 3m / 9.8ft 2m / 6.6ft
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|Specific epithet ?||toringo|
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|Toringo crabapple (Ireland), Siebold's crabapple (Ireland)|
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