Purple Spires’ branches hold an upright columnar shape, and its leaves are purple with a some rose pink flowers in May. Does not bloom as much as other varieties. An excellent tree for a small spot with good hardiness. It has a life expectancy of 30-40 years and a growth rate of 1-1.5’ per year.
Also known as rosybloom crabapples, these work as a cross pollinator for any apple variety!
Columnar Shape Zone 3