Gladiator Crabapple

Malus x adstringens 'Durleo' PP20,167

Gladiator is an excellent ornamental tree with a profusion of bright pink flowers followed by small reddish-purple fruit on a stately, upright crown. Glossy bronze-purple leaves look lush all growing season long and have high disease resistance. Gladiator is an ideal ornamental tree for space-challenged sites including under power lines, as a small boulevard tree or planted in a row for a screen.

  • Height

    20'

  • Width

    9'

  • Exposure

    Full Sun

  • Hardiness Zone

    2-8

  • Heat Zone

    7

  • Shape

    Upright

  • Flower Color

    Pink

  • Foliage

    Dark Purple

  • Fall Foliage

    Dark Purple

Bonus Attributes

  • Attracts Butterflies

    Attracts Butterflies

  • creates-privacy

    Creates Privacy

  • Drought Tolerant

    Drought Tolerant

Caring Tips

  • pruning

    Late Winter

  • watering

    Medium

  • fertilizing

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Zone Hardiness Map

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