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crabapple flowers

Last year I planted a flowering crabapple tree in my front yard.(in June)the tree had lots of pink flowers on it at time of purchase. we live in ZONE 3-4 The tree came through the winter okay as in it budded out and has lots of nice healthy leaves but it has absolutely no flowers or flower buds either could it be affected by salt from the road or is there something missing in the I would be grateful for any thoughts on the subject soil
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"It's not unusual for a crabapple tree to not bloom for the first several years after transplanting. The tree puts most of its energy into developing a new root system first. Then it goes on to flower.
If the leaves look healthy and vigorous, it's not likely that road salt spray is affecting the tree. If that were the case, you would see small leaves with browned edges."

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