Gwendolyn CrabappleMalus 20x30' Seedling of M. floribunda. Arie den Boer intro, Des Moines, IA, 1944.
Pink buds followed by masses of very large single pink fragrant blooms. 1" red fruit.
One of the rare introductions by Arie den Boer, credited as being the father of the modern ornamental crabapple. The crabapple collection he assembled beginning in 1926 at Waterworks Arboretum in Des Moines is still one of the largest in the world, now known as the Arie den Boer Arboretum.
Appears to be totally disease resistant. Z3/4. Maine Grown. (Semi-dwarf: 3-6' bare-root trees)
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