As they grow, these plants become the size of a tree. The Malus x zumi grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish. This plant in the autumn assumes a red colouring; it is small in size and can reach 10 m high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter.
Exposure Malus x zumi
Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light. These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year.During the winter season we advise protecting the roots of the youngest species with straw or dry leaves; when planting young plants we can ensure them to a stake, which maintains them erect.
Watering Malus x zumi
Letís avoid watering the The Malus x zumi excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 4-5 weeks with 1-2 buckets of water . From April to October letís remember to clean our orchard periodically from infesting plants, which otherwise use a part of the water and of the fertilizer that we feed our plants.
Treatments Malus x zumi
Soil Malus x zumi
They favour dissolved soils, with an excellent drainage.
Notes Malus x zumi
After flowering it produces fruits. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.