Prunus cerasifera

SC00333

Deciduous tree up to 8 m high. It is very decorative because of its purple red to purple brown foliage that allows to include color contrasts in the garden. Its white flowers are borne on bare branches and are very attractive. It is an ornamental plum tree that does not produce edible plums. Its trunk has a shiny reddish bark.

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price per gram

0,04 - 0,30

In stock

Quantity Unit Price (per gram)
10 0,30
100 0,06
1,000+ 0,04
x

Technical Information

Planting information:

'-Estratification in moist sand or peat at 4-6º C for 3-4 months before planting in spring.
-Cold stratification at 1º C for 16 weeks. Warm stratification at 20º C for 3 weeks, then cold stratification at 2-7º C for 6 months.
-Stratification at 20°C for 2 weeks, then cold stratification at 3°C for a variable period of 2-6 weeks, then 25°C for another 2 weeks and finally at 3°C for 30 weeks.
-Soaking overnight, followed by wet stratification at 25-30°C for 4-6 days. Move to 2º C in darkness for 11-12 weeks. Slowly increase Tª and light levels.'

Additional information

Leaf Lifespan

Deciduous Leaves

Flower Color

White

Leaf Color

Reddish

Flowering Season

Early Spring, Late Spring

Sowing Season

Early Spring, Late Winter

Family

Trees

Habitat

Forests

Plant Lifespan

Perennial

Water Requirements

Medium

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Origin

Iberian Peninsula

Soil Type

Indifferent

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