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Prunus mume 'Omoi-no-mama'
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Prunus mume 'Omoi-no-mama'

Syn: Prunus mume 'Omoi-no-wac'

Description: Lovely small tree or large upright shrub, with semi-double, almond-scented, white, flushed pink flowers appearing in February. Foliage is small, mid-green and slightly glossy with orange and yellow autumn colour.

History: Native to China and Korea, and was introduced into cultivation in Japan, where it became one of the most widely grown garden trees.

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): 1.25m x 1.25m

General attributes

Comparatively trouble free Comparatively trouble free
Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Very small tree size after 10 years Very small tree size after 10 years
Slow growth rate Slow growth rate
Flowering month - February Flowering month - February
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Replacement prune Replacement prune
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio