Plant or tree seedling

Asked June 1, 2016, 4:26 PM EDT

My daughter likes a plant that showed up in our yard and i wanted to identify it

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Can you take and send several other pictures of the plant. It is hard to identify with just this one view.

I cannot clearly see the leaf margins or buds. However with this coloration I suspect something in the Rosacea family. possibly a crabapple? Malus spp. Do you see any crabapple trees nearby?