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Royal Raindrops® Crabapple TreeMalus 'JFS-KW5' PP14375

14 reviews
  • Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree

    Royal Raindrops Crabapple Tree has magenta pink blooms in spring.

  • Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree

    Dark foliage in spring and summer makes this crabapple unique.

  • Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree
  • Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree
  • Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree

    Fall color can be a medley of bronze, orange and purple on cutleaf foliage.

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Royal Raindrops® Crabapple TreeMalus 'JFS-KW5' PP14375

14 reviews
Flowering Trees
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  • 5-6 ft.
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All-Season, Easy-Care Flowering Crabapple

Why Royal Raindrops Crabapple Trees?

Bold fuchsia-pink flowers welcome spring, making the Royal Raindrops Crabapple Tree a standout selection for any garden. And unlike other ornamentals, this crabapple is unusually hardy and effortless, resisting disease, drought, and heat.

In fact, the Royal Raindrops Crabapple is known for its easy all-season elegance. In the spring, the fuchsia-pink flowers bloom against purple spiky leaves. These blooms appear in clusters along the branches, creating an eye-catching centerpiece for nearly any space.

But the Royal Raindrops Crabapple tree isn’t done stealing the show after spring. In late summer, small, vibrantly-red fruits take the place of the tree's blooms. Birds flock to the fruits, creating a graceful wildlife show. During fall, the tree shows off its incomparable purple lobed leaves, varying in shades of plum, orange, or copper.

Why is Better

When you order a Royal Raindrops Crabapple from, you know your tree has been planted and grown with care at our nursery for months. That means you get a healthy, well-developed root system (no bare root!) and more mature branching.

Deep, vivid color and all-season interest set the Royal Raindrops apart. Get yours today!

Pollination Info

Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree Pollination

Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Trees are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree will drastically increase the size of your crop.

Planting & Care

1. Planting: The Royal Raindrops Crabapple can thrive in any soil, but prefers moderately fertile well-draining soil. Find a spot in your yard in full sun.

Once you've selected your spot, dig a hole that's large enough to accommodate the root ball, place your tree and fill it with soil. Water the surrounding area to settle the roots.

2. Watering: This tree is drought tolerant once established, and only needs watering during extended dry periods after the first season. Check the soil 3 inches deep, and water when dry.

3. Fertilizing: Add a 5-5-5 fertilizer in early spring each year.

4. Pruning: Prune lightly in late winter to remove damaged branches or unwanted growth.

Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

Amount of Order Shipping Charge
Less than $125 $19.95

Product Details

Mature Height: 15-20 ft.
Mature Width: 12-15 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Growth Rate: Moderate
Botanical Name: Malus 'JFS-KW5' PP14375
Does Not Ship To: AZ,CA,ID,OR
Grows Well In Zones: 4-8 outdoors
Your Growing Zone: #

      4-8 outdoors

Growing Zones: 4-8 outdoors

(hardy down to -20℉)

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I recommend this product

Looks great...

The tree arrived beautifully packed. It's been planted, watered and cared for. So far, so good. If it' grows nicely and is alive next spring, I will get more trees!

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Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree

Overall experience with purchasing, shipping & delivery was excellent. I purchased two trees. One is doing wonderfully and the second is struggling. I did call to let you all know this and will wait 4 to 6 weeks to see if it rebounds. I'm fairly certain its in shock and hoping there will be no issue but we shall see.


We are so sorry to hear that one of your Royal Raindrops Crabapple Tree is struggling! Please keep us posted on how it's doing so that we can assist you further if it does not recover!

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Royal raindrop crab Apple tree

Ordering a delivery was seamless .Received tree within 2 days as advertised in great shape, and so far doing very well. Royal Raindrops® Crabapple Tree Review
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Royal Raindrops Crabapple Tree

Beautiful Tree. It was packaged appropriately. Highly recommended

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Beautiful tree, great service

Tree arrived well packed, healthy and fresh. Size exactly as represented.