Golden Raindrops Crabapple

Golden Raindrops Crabapple is a spring-flowering tree.  This tree produces bright pink buds which turn into white flowers in the spring.  The main attraction to this plant besides its spring flowers, is the fruit which it produces.  This crabapple tree is decorated with bright yellow fruit.  During the fall, the leave of this plant turn from green to yellow and sometimes orange-red.  The leaves of this tree are uniquely shaped and look quite different from most other crabapples.  Golden Raindrops Crabapple provides year round interest and is a very popular tree.  This crabapple is disease and insect resistant.

Golden Raindrops Bark


Golden Raindrops Fruit

Golden Raindrops Crabapple

Malus transitoria ‘Schmidtcutleaf’

Plant Details

Flower Color- White flower with pink buds

Foliage Color- Green in the summer and yellow in the fall.

Zone- 4-8

Height- 20 feet tall

Spread- 15 feet wide

Light- Full Sun

Details- Pink buds turn white as they emerge into flowers.  This tree needs frequent watering during its first year after planting.  Following years require less frequent watering if normal growing conditions and precipitation are present.  Golden Raindrops adapts well to most environments and works best in well-drained soil.

Other crabapple tree options.

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  • Madonna® Crabapple
  • Prairifire Crabapple
  • Profusion Crabapple
  • Redbud Crabapple
  • Red Jewel Crabapple
  • Robinson Crabapple
  • Rosy Crabapple Kiwi
  • Sargent Crabapple
  • Spring Snow Crabapple
  • Sugar Tyme Crabapple
  • Tina Sargent Crabapple
  • Weeping Madonna® Crabapple

Additional information on Golden Raindrops Crabapple trees.