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Prunus cerasifera 'Atropurpurea'


Purple Leaf Plum

Prunus cerasifera - Flowers Prunus cerasifera - Bloom Prunus cerasifera - Leaves Prunus cerasifera 'Atropurpurea' Back of Leaf 9 27-99
Family: Rosaceae, Rose
Plant Type:
[ x ] Tree [ ] Shrub [ ] Vine
Average Maximum Height:
Large : [ ] Tree over 75 ft.
[ ] Shrub over 10 ft.
Medium :
[ x ] Tree 25 - 75 ft.
[ ] Shrub 4 - 10 ft.
Small :
[ x ] Tree under 25 ft.
[ ] Shrub under 4 ft.
Spread:
[ ] Wide : Wider than it is tall

[ x ] Medium : From 1/2 height to equal the height
[ ] Narrow : Less than 1/2 the height
Prunus_cerasifera_Atropurpurea.jpg (55245 bytes)

Foliage: [ x ] Deciduous [ ] Semi-deciduous [ ] Evergreen

Exposure: [ x ] Full Sun [ ] Partial Shade [ ] Full Shade

Ornamental Flowers: [ x ] Yes [ ] No

Flower Color: (If yes on #8 above)
[ x ] Red, Rose,Pink [ ] Yellow, Orange [ x ] White, Cream
[ ] Blue, Lavender, Violet [ ] Other

Primary Time of Bloom (If yes on #8 above)
[ ] Winter [ x ] Spring
[ ] Summer [ ] Fall

Ornamental Fruit: [ ] Yes [ x ] No

Cold Hardy: [ ] 30 deg.F [ ] 20 deg.F 25 deg. F [ ] 10 deg. F
[ ] 0 deg. F [ x ] Below 0 deg. F -10 deg. F

Drought Tolerance:
[ ] Very - Class 1 [ ] Somewhat - Class 2
[ x ] Average - Class 3 [ ] Poor Tolerance - Class 4

Comments: [ ] Fall foliage Color [ ] Coastal Tolerance [ x ] Edible Fruit
[ ] Poisonous [ ] Other

Additional Notes:

Last Updated: 10/21/2014

Contact

Leah Rottke
Program Coordinator
Email: leah.rottke@gcccd.edu
Phone: 619-660-4261

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