|Grid reference||ST 15424 76804|
|Common name||Hupeh crab|
|Height||12M May 2016|
|Girth||134cm May 2016|
This tree is west of the children's playground. It has fragrant white flowers.
The diameter of the fruits in in early September 2016 was typically 12mm.
General tree description
Malus hupehensis can grow to as much as 12 metres, unusually tall for a crab apple tree, and has widely spreading branches. Its leaves are 5 to 10 cm long, dark green, oval and pointed. White-pink flowers in clusters open in April from pink buds. The fruits are decorative, cherry-like, ripening to red in September