Prunus ‘Beni-yutaka’ Prunus

Prunus

Description: A medium-sized, umbrella-shaped, deciduous tree producing semi-double, disc-shaped flowers in a unique sugar pink colour with a distinctive dark central eye in mid-late April. The green foliage turns rich red-crimson in autumn.

History: Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Prunus Growing Tips: Best grown in well-drained soil, in full sun to achieve the best autumn colour. Will tolerate most soil types including chalk, and clay.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 5m x 4m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Standard
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: April
  • M Size: Medium
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Replacement prune
  • Autumn colour

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