Prunus serrula 'Branklyn Gardens'
Description: A small, vase-shaped tree grown for its polished, red-brown, mahogany, peeling bark. The green, narrow leaves turn orange yellow in the autumn. Small white flowers appear in April/May.
History: Originates in western China, and named after Branklyn Gardens, in Scotland.
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