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Prunus mume Pendula

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Prunus mume Pendula Weeping Japanese Apricot, Flowering Apricot, Chinese Plum, Plum Blossom,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees TBA

A beautiful weeping tree that is often grafted as a 1.8m standard, better known as a Weeping Apricot this tree has a very pendulous branches that will weep all the way to the ground, fragrant single to double pink flowers in mid winter, like a weeping cherries this tree is best pruned hard every year to promote heavy flowing the year after, green foliage with yellow to orange autumn tones.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Caterpillars, Scale

Cultural Notes:

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

Family Name: Origin:
Rosaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green, Orange, Yellow
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: TBA
Fruit: TBA

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