Overview:Categories: Deciduous, Fruit
Purple new foliage, clear red-pink flowers, and abundant dark red fruit. mature height of 20 ft with a spread. purple leaves in the spring later turn to reddish green.
In May pinkish red flowers form all over the tree. Flowers give rise to dark-red fruit . The fruit hangs provides food for song birds.
Easily grown on a host of sites across a variety of temperature zones.
Features:Scientfic Name: Malus x 'Prairie Fire'
Growth Habit: Open
Growth Rate: Moderate
Max. Height (ft): 20
Max Width/Spread (ft): 15
Life Span: Moderate
Cold Hardiness: Good
Drought Resistance: Low
Soil Conditions: adaptable to wide variety of soils but prefer well-drained soils.
Wildlife Value: Fair
Wildlife Notes: Fruits attractive to birds
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It will re-open for ordering in Fall of 2019
*Notices of exact arrival dates will be sent to customers.
- Estimated arrival date for Trees for Conservation Seedling Tree Program Orders is May 22, 2020
- Estimated arrival date for Large Tree Program Orders is April 10, 2020
*Trees purchased through our programs cannot be resold, are intended for conservation efforts, and not for ornamental-only landscaping projects. We do not ship orders at this time. Other conditions may apply, dependent upon the program products you choose to purchase. For full details, visit our Tree Program, Shipping, Payment & Returns and Terms & Conditions pages for more information.