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Malus kansuensis

Other names: Calva Crabapple

Identification: Small, round flattened with angular faces. Base colour is yellow with red blush on the sun-exposed face.

Characteristics: The flesh is cream coloured. Fine-grained, firm. Very juicy and stringent. About the size of a small cherry.

Uses: Ornamental

Origins: Native to northern China.

Cultivation: Heavy bloom.

Ploidism: Diploid

Vulnerabilities: Susceptible to fire blight.

Harvest: Ripens early in the fifth period.

Status: ornamental

Flowers: White.

Fruit: Small, red/yellow.

Malus kansuensis

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