Plant Catalog - MALUS PRAIRIFIRE
Malus x 'Prairifire'
A deciduous tree with an upright, rounded crown. Foliage emerges red, matures to dark green, and turns dull orange in fall. Leaves are roughly oval and pointed with serrated margins. In spring, masses of pink-red buds open to single, deep pink flowers. Attracts bees. Clusters of small, purple-red, apple-like fruits persist throughout fall. Attracts birds and other wildlife.
USDA zones: 4 - 8
Sunset zones: 1 - 11, 14 - 21
Mature size: 15 - 20 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water