Malus x adstringens Thunderchild
Robin crab X Malling 9 ((Malus baccata X Malus sylvestris) x Malling 9)
Thunderchild Flowering Crab is a hybrid crab apple known for its attractive and fragrant dark pink blossoms and deep purple mature leaves.
Ottawa 3 Rootstock is the most dwarfing rootstock to come out of the cold-hardy breeding program by the Agricultural Canada Research Station in Ottawa. It produces dwarf to semi-dwarf trees that are 45-55% of standard size. Due to its superior hardiness, it is well adapted to Canadian weather conditions.
THUNDERCHILD FLOWERING CRAB QUICK FACTS
OTTAWA 3 ROOSTOCK QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: dark red
Berries: small red pomes that hang through the winter
Flowers: dark pink blossoms
Other Names: o.3 rootstock
Tags: Accent Trees, All Items, Deciduous Trees, Flowering, Interesting Foliage, Non-Invasive Roots, Ornamental Trees, Shade Trees, Summer Colour, Urban Yards, Wildlife Attracting