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Sargent Crabapple TreeMalus sargentii

7 reviews
  • Sargent Crabapple Tree

    Sargeants Crabapple is typically grown as a shrub or dwarf tree.

  • Sargent Crabapple Tree

    Fragrant white blooms occur in spring.

  • Sargent Crabapple Tree
  • Sargent Crabapple Tree

    Tiny 1/4 inch crabapples ripen in fall.

  • Sargent Crabapple Tree
  • Sargent Crabapple Tree
  • Sargent Crabapple Tree
  • Sargent Crabapple Tree

* Images shown are of mature plants

Sargent Crabapple TreeMalus sargentii

7 reviews
Flowering Trees
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Snowy Spring Blossoms and Vibrant Fall Fruit

With the compact, easy-maintenance Sargent Crabapple, you'll get nearly year-round beauty, from snowy white flowers in spring to yellow foliage and bright red fruit in fall.


Small space? No problem. The Sargent Crabapple's compact size makes it ideal for small yards and landscapes, sloped areas, and under utility lines. Use it for hedging or privacy, along fence lines, patios or sidewalks, or in mixed borders. At maturity, the Sargent Crabapple can grow 6-10 feet tall and 6-12 feet wide, often nearly as wide as it is tall.


Seasonal color, spring through winter. The Sargent Crabapple provides nearly year-round color for your landscape. In the spring, red and pink buds turn into fragrant white blossoms, while dense green foliage turns yellow in the fall. Clusters of small, bright-red fruit survive into the winter. The Sargent Crabapple is alternate bearing, with heavy blooms every other year.


Easy care, low maintenance. The Sargent Crabapple thrives in a variety of climates and soil types, ideal for zones 4-8. It's easy to transplant and grow, and can even tolerate some dry conditions once established. Plus, the Sargent Crabapple is largely disease-resistant.

Additional benefits

Love watching wildlife? Birds and butterflies, including robins, mockingbirds, and hummingbirds, are attracted to the Sargent Crabapple's fragrant flowers and bright red fruit.

Excellent for Bonsai. Dense foliage and spreading branches make it ideal for Bonsai gardening.

A great companion for apple trees. The Sargent Crabapple can be used to pollinate apple trees, for a greater fruit yield.

Why get a Sargent Crabapple from FastGrowingTrees.com?

The best part about your Sargent Crabapple tree? It's been planted and nurtured with care at our nursery, for a better-developed root system and more mature branching. That means you'll get a healthier plant that's ready to thrive in your landscape.

Searching for a low-maintenance showstopper for spring, fall, and beyond? Try the Sargent Crabapple, with its easy care, compact size, and eye-catching fruit and flowers. Order yours today!

Pollination Info

Sargent Crabapple Tree Pollination

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

Planting & Care

1. Planting: The Sargent Crabapple is versatile and grows well in any soil type, from alkaline to acidic, and it prefers moist, well-draining soil. Place in full sun.

Once you've selected your location, dig a hole that's large enough to accommodate the root ball, place your tree and backfill the soil. Finally, water the surrounding area to settle the roots.

2. Watering: Although they prefer moist, well-drained soil, the Sargent Crabapple can tolerate drier conditions once established. In moderate climates, rainfall may be enough to water your Sargent Crabapple - in drier areas, check the soil and water when it's dry 3 inches below the surface.

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

4. Pruning: The Sargent Crabapple doesn't require significant pruning. Just lightly prune in winter to remove any damaged branches.

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 $129 $19.95

Product Details

Mature Height: 6-12 feet.
Mature Width: 6-10 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Growth Rate: Moderate
Harvest Time: September - October
Botanical Name: Malus sargentii
Does Not Ship To: AZ,CA,ID,OR
Grows Well In Zones: 4-8 outdoors
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4-8 outdoors       Map

Growing Zones: 4-8 outdoors

(hardy down to -20℉)

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I recommend this product

Good experience

Arrived quickly, and was surprised at how good it looked! Growing well, hope it continues to do so.

Rose C.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Great Tree

My Sargent Crabapple tree is starting to get quite a few leaves. It came about 5-6 feet tall which is awesome. Can't wait until next Spring to see how it looks then. I love the fact that it self pollinates!

William H.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Better than expected

Ordered a 5-6 foot tree which arrived promptly and well packaged. The tree is at least 7' tall and fully leafed out. I've ordered several items from FGT and all have exceeded my expectations. Yes, the company charges premium prices but they always deliver on quality.

United States United States
I recommend this product

Super happy!

My first Sargent had a rare case of shock & didn’t make it. The extra few dollars for the insurance was well worth it. FGT replaced it with no problems. The new one is looking great. Thank you.

United States United States
I recommend this product

nice compact crabapple

The tree was nicely packed, arrive in excellent condition and was easy to transplant. This is a nice compact crabapple variety and if we can stay on top of pruning it will be a great addition to our landscape for years to come. So far so good. the tree seems to be acclimating nicely.