Flowering almond, Flowering plum
P. triloba – P. triloba is a mid-sized tree with elongated, toothed, green leaves turning yellow-bronze in autumn and double-flowering pink blooms in spring.
Open branches, Spreading, Upright
Pale-pink in Spring
Green in Spring; Yellow, Bronze in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf mining moths , Bullfinches , Caterpillars
Bacterial canker , Blossom wilt , Silver leaf
Softwood cuttings, Budding, Grafting
WHERE TO GROW
Prunus triloba (Flowering almond) will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.
Low Maintenance, Specimen tree, Cottage/Informal
Grown in moist, free-draining, moderately fertile soil in full sun.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
North, South, East, West