Prunus x subhirtella Pendula 'Plena Rosea'
Description: A weeping shrub or small tree with oval, toothed, dark green leaves turning a beautiful yellow or red in autumn. Small, single flowers open pale pink from deep rosy-pink buds in March-April.
History: Introduced by Collingwood Ingram in 1928 from the Heian-Jingu Temple at Kyoto.
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): 3m x 3m