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common name: Cut-leaf Crab Apple
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Elegantly spreading deciduous tree with slender branches and small, narrowly lobed leaves. Abundant small round yellow fruits in autumn and also has good autumn foliage colour.
Moderately fertile, well drained soil, in sun or part shade. Grows well in heavy clay soils.
From seed or by hardwood cuttings.
The fruits are edible but quite bitter tasting.
From North-West China.