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Prunus x yed Daybreak

Prunus x yedoensis DAYBREAK ('Akebono')

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

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Autumn colour Autumn colour
Flowering month - March Flowering month - March
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Replacement prune Replacement prune