Introducing Malus Toringo ‘Tina’, a charming ornamental crab apple tree that adds a touch of elegance to any garden space. This compact and dwarf variety delights with its profusion of delicate pink blossoms that burst into bloom in spring, creating a breathtaking spectacle. ‘Tina’ typically reaches a height of 3-4 feet, making it perfect for small gardens, containers, or as a focal point in larger landscapes.
For optimal growth and flowering, plant ‘Tina’ in a sunny or partially shaded position with well-drained soil. Spring or autumn is the ideal time for planting, allowing the tree to establish its roots before winter arrives. Regular feeding with a balanced fertilizer in spring and early summer will support healthy growth and abundant flowering.
Malus Toringo ‘Tina’ is a valuable resource for pollinators, attracting bees and other beneficial insects with its fragrant blossoms. As one of the earliest flowering trees in spring, ‘Tina’ provides essential nectar for pollinators emerging from hibernation, supporting their populations and contributing to the biodiversity of the garden. By incorporating ‘Tina’ into your outdoor space, you not only enjoy its beauty but also play a role in promoting a thriving ecosystem.