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Prunus inc Praecox
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Prunus incisa 'Praecox'

Description: A small tree or large shrub. A fine winter flowering form with white flowers which are pale pink in bud. The green, strongly toothed, ovate leaves turn red and orange in autumn

History: Introduced by Messrs. Hillier of Winchester.

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): 4m x 3m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Slow growth rate Slow growth rate
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Flowering month - February Flowering month - February
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Prune after flowering Prune after flowering
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio