|Grid reference||ST 17772 77011|
|Common name||Siberian crab 'Lutea'|
|Origin||North east Asia|
|Height||8.5M August 2017|
|Girth||107cm August 2017|
This tree is at the south end of the Apples group and west of the main path.
General tree description for Malus baccata 'Lutea'
Malus baccata 'Lutea' is a cultivar of Malus baccata with yellowish colouring.
General tree description for Malus baccata
Malus baccata is a small to medium sized tree, growing up to 15 metres in height. It has a rounded shape that becomes wide spreading with age. The bark is brown and closely cracked, and the leaves matt green, elliptic in shape. Fragrant white flowers from pink buds appear in mid spring with the new leaves. The fruits are small, berry-like, and bright yellow or red.