Genus Prunus can be deciduous or evergreen trees or shrubs with showy flowers in spring, and often good autumn foliage colour. Some have edible fruit in autumn, and a few species have ornamental bark.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Prunus subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’is a winter wonder, Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis' produces a welcome display of semi-double white flowers, some with a pink tinge, intermittently from November to March. Opening from deep pink buds, the delightful blooms make 'Autumnalis' a popular small tree for winter interest and can brighten up the greyest of days.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Deciduous. Foliage Colour: Green, bronze leaves and pink flowers. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 4 - 8m. Ultimate Spread: 2.5 - 4m. Growth Rate: 10 - 20 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.