Prunus x yedoensis DAYBREAK (‘Akebono’) Prunus

Prunus

Description: A graceful, early flowering tree with upright, spreading branches bearing soft pink, semi-double, fragrant flowers. The dark green leaves change bright yellow in autumn.

History: Introduced about 1925 by the W.B. Clarke Nursery in San Jose, California.

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): 5m x 5m

Attributes

  • Flowering month: March
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Autumn colour
  • M Size: Medium
  • Replacement prune

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