Go Back Sand Cherry Dwarf Red Leaf

Prunus x cistena
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Plant Type: Deciduous Shrubs

This small version of the flowering Plum is excellent for tight spaces around condominiums, town houses or apartment patios. May be grown as a standard in the ground or in large ceramic pots. Grow as a front-yard foundation accent or fit into spaces between driveways. Evenly space standards against a fence line separated by green hedges for a neat, semiformal effect.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape. Pruning time: winter.

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Purple

Plant Spread

6-10 ft. tall, 6-8 ft. wide

Good Companions

Plant Height

N/A

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Hardness Zone

2-8

Soil Moisture


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