Prunus ‘Snow Showers’ Prunus

Prunus

Syn: Prunus 'Hillings Weeping'

Description: A small, neat, steeply weeping, ornamental tree with mid-green foliage, turning bright shades of orange, yellow and red in the autumn. Dense single white flowers cover the steeply pendent branches in late March. A very useful compact tree that will serve well in a small space.

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

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 2m x 2m

Attributes

  • Flowering month: March
  • Prune after flowering
  • Tree shape: Weeping
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Autumn colour
  • S Size: Small
  • Growth rate: Slow

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