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Prunus glandulosa Sinensis

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Prunus glandulosa Sinensis Dwarf Flowering Almond,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Rounded, Shrub Like, Upright

Attractive small multi-stemmed shrub with masses of soft-pink flowers in mid Spring, upright growth when young that will spread with age. New leaves are lush green that mature to deep rusty red autumn tones, ideal for most gardens and sites as it’s a small tree. Grows approx. 1.5m tall x 1m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Low Water Garden, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Rosaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Burgundy, Green, Red
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate